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  survivance
  sus-glottique
  suspense
  syllabaire
  syllabation
  syllabe
  syllabe légère
syllabe lourde
  syllabème
  syllabicité
  syllabification
  syllabifier
  syllabique
  syllabisation
  syllabiser

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English

strong syllable

[Subentry of strong, syllable]

Fr    syllabe lourde

Synonym(s): heavy syllable

Antonym(s): light syllable, weak syllable

Related term(s): checked syllable, closed syllable

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 52; Matthews 1997: 225, 356; Trask 1996: 169


English word list

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  stress-bearing unit
  stressed
  stress-timed language
  stress-timed (rhythm)
  strict sub(-)categorization feature
  strict sub(-)categorization rule
  stricture
  stridency
  strident
  string
  stroboscope
  stroke
  strong
  strong declension
strong syllable

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