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  variété2
  variété des usages
  variété standard
  vecteur
  vedette
  véhicule
  véhiculer
vélaire
  vélarisation1
  vélarisation2
  vélarisé
  vélique
  velum
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velar

Fr    vélaire

adj

Related term(s): dorsal1, guttural, postvelar, prevelar

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 141-142; Clark & Clark 1977: 180, 188-189 (Velar Softening Rule); Collinge 1990: 15; Crystal 2003: 489-490; Dineen 1967: 24; Doke 1935: 216; ELL: 5185; Finch 2000: 66; Hamp 1963: 26 (= dorsal); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 248; Lyons 1971: 105; Mackay 1989: 237; Matthews 1997: 395; Nash 1968: 260; Richards etal. 1992: 397-398; Saussure 1959[trans.]: 45-46; Trask 1996: 373-374 (also "velar lateral", "velar softening"); Wales 1989: 475

nS

Synonym(s): velar consonant

Type of: consonant1

Related term(s): postvelar

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 15; Crystal 2003: 489-490; Dell 1980[trans.]: 46; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 248; Hock 1986: 12; Onishi 1981: 636-638; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 226; Trask 1996: 373-374

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  variation2
  variationist
  variety
  variphone
  vary
  vector
  vehicle
velar
  velar consonant
  velar nasal
  velar vowel
  velaric
  velarization
  velarized
  velarized sound

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