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French word list

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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

lax vowel

[Subentry of lax, vowel1]

Fr    voyelle lâche, voyelle relâchée

Antonym(s): tense vowel

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 115 (= short vowel); Bouquiaux & Thomas 1992 [trans.]: 85; Finch 2000: 74; Hock 1986: 143; MacKay 1989: 217; Onishi 1981: 309-310


English word list

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  latent consonant
  lateral1
  lateral2
  lateral click
  law
  law of the excluded middle
  lax
  laxness
  layer
  layering
  learnability
  learned borrowing
  learned word
  learning
  least-effort principle

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