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consonne matte
  consonne pharyngalisée
  consonne rétroflexe
  consonne sonore
  consonne sourde
  consonne syllabique
  consonne uvulaire
  consonne vélaire
  consonne vélarisée
  consonne vibrante
  constante
  constatation
  constatif
  constellation
  constituant1

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French

consonne matte

[Subentry of consonne, mat]

Eng    mellow consonant

Antonym(s): consonne stridente

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Dubois etal. 1994: 296; Martinet 1955: 125 (mate); Vachek 1960: 23


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  medio(-)passive
  medium
  meiosis
  mel
  melioration
  meliorative
  mellow
mellow consonant
  melodic
  melody
  member
  membership (in)
  memorization
  memory
  mental

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