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  chuchoté
  chuchotement
  chuchoter
  chuintant
  chuintante
  chute1
  chute2
chva
  cible
  circonfixe
  circonflexe
  circonlocution
  circonstance
  circonstanciel1
  circonstanciel2

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shwa

Fr    chva, schwa, voyelle centrale, voyelle centralisée, voyelle mixte, voyelle moyenne, voyelle neutre

nS

Synonym(s): central vowel, centralized vowel, medial vowel, mid vowel, middle vowel, neutral vowel, schwa

Related term(s): reduced vowel

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 407 (= indefinite vowel); ELL: 5168; Finch 2000: 67; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 208; Matthews 1997: 331; Richards etal. 1992: 324


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  shorten
  shortened1
  shortened2
  shortening
  shorthand
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  show
shwa
  sibilant
  sign1
  sign2
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  signal1

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