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French/English Glossary of Linguistic Terms

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  surnorme
  survivance
  sus-glottique
  suspense
  syllabaire
  syllabation
  syllabe
  syllabe légère
  syllabe lourde
  syllabème
  syllabicité
  syllabification
  syllabifier
  syllabique
  syllabisation

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English

accented syllable

[Subentry of accented, syllable]

Fr    syllabe accentuée, syllabe tonique

Synonym(s): nuclear syllable, stressed syllable, tonic syllable

Antonym(s): unaccented syllable, unstressed syllable

Related term(s): accent-bearing syllable

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Clark & Clark 1977: 215-216; Crystal 2003: 3; Trask 1996: 5


English word list

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  abstractness
  accent1
  accent2
  accent3
  accent4
  accent (mark)
  accented
  accentology
  accentuable
  accentual
  accentuate
  accentuated
  accentuation
  acceptability
  acceptability judgment

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