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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

half-close vowel

[Subentry of half(-)close, vowel1]

Fr    voyelle mi-fermée

Synonym(s): close-mid vowel, high mid vowel, upper-mid vowel

Related term(s): close vowel

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 20; ELL: 5129; Finch 2000: 58; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 102 (half close vowel); MacKay 1989: 241; Matthews 1997: 156; Matthews 1997: 156; Richards etal. 1992: 403; Trask 1996: 171


English word list

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  grouping
  gums
  guttural
  gutturalization
  habit
  habitual
  habitus
  Hamito-Semitic
  hapax legomenon
  haplography
  haplology
  harmonic
  harmonization
  harmonize
  harmony

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