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  symétrique
  symploque
  symptôme
  synalèphe
  syncatégorème
  synchronie
  synchronique
syncope
  syncrétique
  syncrétisme
  syncrétisme casuel
  syndèse
  syndète
  syndétique
  synecdoque

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syncope

Fr    syncope

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Synonym(s): syncopation

Antonym(s): anaptyxis

Related term(s): aphaeresis, aphesis, apocope, elision, loss, mute

Domain: Historical Linguistics, Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 449; ELL: 5177; ERC: 270; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 229; Hock 1986: 93; Lehmann 1992: 195; Mackay 1989: 229 (= dropping); Matthews 1997: 367; Nash 1968: 65 (dropping), 236; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 210; Trask 1996: 347


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  synaloepha
  syncategorematic term
  syncategorematic word
  syncategoreme
  synchronic
  synchronic description
  synchrony
syncope
  syncretic
  syncretism
  syndetic
  syndetic construction
  syndeton
  synecdoche
  synesis

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