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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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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
CLARK, Herbert H. & Eve V. (1977) Psychology and Language: An Introduction to Psycholinguistics. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Jovanovich. (PL)


Crystal 2003: 3
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Trask 1996: 5
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)


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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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