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  absorption1
  abstraction
  abstrait
  accent1
  accent2
  accent3
  accent chromatique
  accent lié
  accent non-rhotique
  accent rhotique
  accent syllabique
  accent tertiaire
  accent tonal
  accentogène
  accentologie

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fixed accent

[Subentry of accent1, fixed]

Fr    accent fixe, accent lié

Synonym(s): bound stress, fixed stress

Antonym(s): free stress, movable stress, variable stress

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 436; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 220; Matthews 1997: 130; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 74; Trask 1993: 145


English word list

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fixed accent
  fixed stress language
  flap1
  flap2
  flapped
  flapping
  flashback
  flat
  floating quantifier
  flout
  fluency
  fluently
  focal point
  focalization
  focalized

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