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French word list

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

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English

open syllable

[Subentry of open1, syllable]

Fr    syllabe libre, syllabe ouverte

Synonym(s): free syllable

Antonym(s): checked syllable, closed syllable

Related term(s): light syllable, weak syllable

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 326; Dineen 1967: 30; Doke 1935: 155; ELL: 5151 (#3); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 158; Hock 1986: 139; Mackay 1989: 186, 202, 228; Matthews 1997: 257; Nash 1968: 161; Onishi 1981: 384-385; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 154; Richards etal. 1992: 367; Trask 1996: 248 (= unchecked syllable)


English word list

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  ontological
  ontology
  opacity1
  opacity2
  opaque
  open1
  open2
  opening1
  opening2
  opening section
  opening3
  open-mid vowel
  operand
  operation1
  operation2

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