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  titre
  tmèse
  toit
  token
  tomber sur
  ton
  ton étranglé
  tonal
  tonalité1
  tonalité2
  tonématique
  tonème
  tonétique1
  tonétique2
  tonique

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level tone

[Subentry of level3, tone]

Fr    ton ponctuel, ton uni

Synonym(s): punctual tone, register tone, static tone

Antonym(s): contour tone, dynamic tone, kinetic tone, melodic tone

Related term(s): tone level

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 265, 466; ELL: 5139; Hamp 1963: 35; MacKay 1989: 231 (= even tone); Martinet 1964[trans.]: 78-79; Matthews 1997: 204; Nash 1968: 124; Onishi 1981: 315; Quirk etal. 1985: 1600; Richards etal. 1992: 382; Trask 1996: 305 (= stepping tone); Welmers 1973: 81


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  lenition
  lesson
  letter
  level1
  level2
  level3
  level of phrase structure
  levelling
  level-skipping
  lexeme
  lexia2
  lexical
  lexical access
  lexical choice
  lexical creativity

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