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  titre
  tmèse
  toit
  token
  tomber sur
  ton
  ton étranglé
  tonal
  tonalité1
  tonalité2
  tonématique
  tonème
  tonétique1
  tonétique2
  tonique

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contour tone

[Subentry of contour, tone]

Fr    ton mélodique

Synonym(s): dynamic tone, kinetic tone, melodic tone

Antonym(s): level tone, punctual tone, register tone, static tone

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 106, 466; Matthews 1997: 73; Trask 1996: 92


English word list

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  continuative
  continuity
  continuous1
  continuous2
  continuum
  contoid
  contour
contour tone
  contract
  contracted
  contraction1
  contraction2
  contradiction
  contradictory
  contra-factive

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