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  volume
  voûte palatine
  vouvoiement
  voyelle
  voyelle mixte
  voyelle non labialisée
  voyelle réduite
voyelle rétroflexe
  voyelle sombre
  voyelle tonique
  vrai
  vraisemblable
  vulgaire
  vulgarisation
  xénisme

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voyelle rétroflexe

[Subentry of rétroflexe1, voyelle]

Eng    r-colored vowel, retroflexed vowel, rhotacized vowel

Synonym(s): voyelle cacuminale

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Dubois etal. 1994: 411; Martinet 1955: 117; Mounin 1974: 288-289


English word list

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  rank(-)shifted
  rapid reading
  rare
  rarely
  rarity
  rate (of speech)
  rationalism
r-colored vowel
  r-coloring
  reaction
  reactive illocutionary relation
  read
  readability
  readable
  reader

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