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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

high vowel

[Subentry of high, vowel1]

Fr    voyelle fermée

Synonym(s): close vowel

Antonym(s): low vowel, open vowel

Related term(s): high-mid vowel, upper-mid vowel

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): ELL: 5101; Lyons 1971: 128; MacKay 1989: 169; Martinet 1964[trans.]: 48; Matthews 1997: 162; Nash 1968: 96; Onishi 1981: 248 (high-vowel); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 91; Richards etal. 1992: 403; Trask 1996: 171


English word list

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  hiatus
  hierarchic(al)
  hierarchical module
  hierarchically
  hierarchy
  high
  high functional load
  highlight
  high-pitched
  histoire
  historical
  historical semantics
  history
  hold
  hole

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