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  cénématique
  cénème
  central
  centralisation
  centralisé
  centre
  centre attracteur
  centre d'intérêt
  centre organisateur
  centrifuge
  centripète
  cérébral
  césure
  chaîne1
  chaîne de Markov

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English

(syllable) nucleus

Fr    centre de (la) syllabe, noyau de syllabe, noyau syllabique, support syllabique

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Synonym(s): center2, syllabic nucleus

Related term(s): peak (of the syllable), rhyme2, sonant3, syllabic consonant, syllabic peak, syllable(-)internal

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 321 (#1), 448; ELL: 5150; Finch 2000: 68; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 228; MacKay 1989: 198, 226; Matthews 1997: 250 (# 2); Nash 1968: 158; Onishi 1981: 378; Pike, K. 1967: 339-340; Richards etal. 1992: 367 (= peak); Trask 1996: 243-244; Wales 1989: 325-326 (= nuclear syllable)


English word list

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  syllabication
  syllabicity
  syllabification
  syllabify
  syllable
  syllable break
  (syllable) margin
(syllable) nucleus
  syllable sign
  syllable structure
  syllable weight
  syllable-timed language
  syllable-timed (rhythm)
  syllabogram
  syllemma

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