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

[Subentry of tone]

Fr    ton ponctuel, ton uni

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

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

Related term(s): tone level

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 179; Martinet 1964[trans.]: 77-78; Trask 1996: 305 (= stepping tone)


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  psych verb
  psycholinguistic
  psycholinguistics
  psychological semantics
  pulmonic
  pun
  punctual
  punctuality
  punctuation
  punctuation marker
  purism
  purist
  purport
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