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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

unstressed syllable

[Subentry of syllable, unstressed]

Fr    syllabe atone, syllabe inaccentuée

Synonym(s): unaccented syllable

Antonym(s): accented syllable, nuclear syllable, stressed syllable, tonic syllable

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 435; ELL: 5174; Grimes 1975: 286; Kess 1992: 53; Nash 1968: 258; Richards etal. 1992: 355


English word list

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  unpredictable
  unproductive
  unreadability
  unrestricted universals
  unrounded
  unrounding
  unstressed
  untranslatability
  untranslatable
  unvoice
  unvoiced
  upper
  upper-case
  uptake
  usage1

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