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  oxymore
  oxymoron
  oxyton1
  oxyton2
  oxytonique
  paire
  palais
  palatal
  palatale
  palatalisation
  palatalisé
  palataliser
  palato(-)alvéolaire1
  palato(-)alvéolaire2
  palatogramme

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English

velum

Fr    palais mou, velum, voile du palais

nS

Synonym(s): soft palate

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 109; Clark & Clark 1977: 181; Collinge 1990: 5; Crystal 2003: 334, 489; Dell 1980[trans.]: 38, 40; Dineen 1967: 24; ELL: 5185; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 248; Lehmann 1992: 193 (position of the velum); MacKay 1989: 203; Martinet 1964[trans.]: 50; Matthews 1997: 395; Nash 1968: 261; Richards etal. 1992: 280, 397; Trask 1996: 374-375


English word list

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  velar vowel
  velaric
  velarization
  velarized
  velarized sound
  velic
  velic closure
velum
  verb1
  verb2
  verb morphology
  verb of motion
  verb of object control
  verb of propositional attitude
  verb of subject control

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