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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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melodic tone

[Subentry of melodic, tone]

Fr    ton mélodique

Synonym(s): contour tone, dynamic tone, kinetic tone

Antonym(s): level tone, punctual tone, register tone, static tone

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 179; Martinet 1964[trans.]: 78-79; Trask 1996: 220


English word list

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  meiosis
  mel
  melioration
  meliorative
  mellow
  mellow consonant
  melodic
  melody
  member
  membership (in)
  memorization
  memory
  mental
  mental representation
  mentalese

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