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  voix3
  volitif
  volition
  volume
  voûte palatine
  vouvoiement
  voyelle
  voyelle mixte
  voyelle non labialisée
  voyelle réduite
  voyelle rétroflexe
  voyelle sombre
  voyelle tonique
  vrai
  vraisemblable

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English

back vowel

[Subentry of back1, vowel1]

Fr    voyelle d'arrière, voyelle postérieure, voyelle vélaire

Synonym(s): velar vowel

Antonym(s): central vowel, front vowel, mid vowel

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Finch 2000: 67; Hamp 1963: 19; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 25 (= dark vowel, deep vowel, broad vowel); Hock 1986: 19; Lyons 1971: 103; MacKay 1989: 33, 137, 210; Martinet 1964[trans.]: 48; Onishi 1981: 84-85; Palmatier 1972: 15; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 25; Richards etal. 1992: 403; Trask 1996: 46


English word list

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  axis1
  axis2
  babbling
  baby(-)talk
  back1
  back2
  back translation
  back(-)channel
  back-formation
  background
  backgrounding
  backing
  backlooping
  backness
  back-reference

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