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  consonantique2
  consonne
  consonne bilabiale
  consonne bilatérale
  consonne cérébrale
  consonne labio(-)dentale
  consonne latente
consonne matte
  consonne pharyngalisée
  consonne rétroflexe
  consonne sonore
  consonne sourde
  consonne syllabique
  consonne uvulaire
  consonne vélaire

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English

mellow consonant

[Subentry of consonant1, mellow]

Fr    consonne matte

Antonym(s): strident consonant

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 288 (mellow sound); Trask 1996: 220 (mellow segment)


English word list

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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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