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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

checked syllable

[Subentry of checked2, syllable]

Fr    syllabe couverte, syllabe entravée, syllabe fermée

Synonym(s): closed syllable

Antonym(s): free syllable, open syllable

Related term(s): heavy syllable, strong syllable

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 70; Hamp 1963: 20; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 35 (= blocked syllable); Hock 1986: 139-140; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 38; Trask 1996: 75


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  characterization2
  characterization3
  characterize
  chart
  check
  checked1
  checked2
  checking
  chest pulse
  chiasmus
  choice
  choose
  circonstant
  circular
  circular reasoning

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