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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

closed syllable

[Subentry of closed1, syllable]

Fr    syllabe couverte, syllabe entravée, syllabe fermée

Synonym(s): checked syllable

Antonym(s): free syllable, open syllable

Related term(s): coda, heavy syllable, strong syllable

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 77; Dineen 1967: 30; Doke 1935: 66; ELL: 5101; Finch 2000: 74; Hamp 1963: 20; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 39 (= blocked syllable); MacKay 1989: 165, 169, 228; Matthews 1997: 57; Nash 1968: 32; Onishi 1981: 115; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 41 (=blocked syllable); Richards etal. 1992: 367; Trask 1996: 75


English word list

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  clitic
  clitic climbing
  clitic doubling
  cliticization
  close1
  close2
  closed2
  closed-class word
  close-mid vowel
  closing1
  closing phase
  closing section
  closing2
  closure1
  closure2

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