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  vouvoiement
  voyelle
  voyelle mixte
  voyelle non labialisée
  voyelle réduite
  voyelle rétroflexe
  voyelle sombre
  voyelle tonique
  vrai
  vraisemblable
  vulgaire
  vulgarisation
  xénisme
  xénolecte
  yod

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tense vowel

[Subentry of tense2, vowel1]

Fr    voyelle tendue

Antonym(s): lax vowel

Related term(s): advanced tongue root (ATR), long vowel

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 115, 117; Bouquiaux & Thomas 1992 [trans.]: 85; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 235-236; Hock 1986: 143; Mackay 1989: 230; Onishi 1981: 595; Palmatier 1972: 179; Richards etal. 1992: 376; Trask 1996: 352-353


English word list

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  tense-aspect
  tenseness
  tensing
  tension1
  tension2
  tentative1
  tentative2
  tentatively
  tenuis
  term1
  term of endearment
  term2
  terminal
  terminal language
  termination

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