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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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register tone

[Subentry of register2, tone]

Fr    ton ponctuel, ton uni

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

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

Related term(s): tone level

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Bouquiaux & Thomas 1992 [trans.]: 19; Matthews 1997: 314; Trask 1996: 305 (= stepping tone)


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  regional
  regional variant
  regional variation
  regionalism
  register1
  register2
  register difference
  regressive
  regular
  regular grammar
  regular language
  regular sandhi
  regularity
  regulation
  reinforcement1

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