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

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weak syllable

[Subentry of syllable, weak]

Fr    syllabe légère

Synonym(s): light syllable

Antonym(s): heavy syllable, strong syllable

Related term(s): free syllable, open syllable

Domain: Phonology

Source(s):

Collinge 1990: 52
COLLINGE, N. E. (1990) An Encyclopaedia of Language. London: Routledge.


Crystal 2003: 499
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Matthews 1997: 401
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


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  wave1
  wave2
  wave theory
  way of speaking
  weak
  weak declension
  weak form
weak syllable
  weakening
  weather verb
  well-formed
  well-formedness
  Wernicke's aphasia
  Wernicke's area
  Wh-in-situ

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