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  suspense
  syllabaire
  syllabation
  syllabe
  syllabe légère
  syllabe lourde
  syllabème
syllabicité
  syllabification
  syllabifier
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syllabicity

Fr    syllabicité

nS

Related term(s): sonant3, syllabic consonant

Domain: Phonology

Source(s):

Dell 1980[trans.]: 44
DELL, François. (1980 [trans.]) Generative Phonology. Trans. By Catherine Cullen.  Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press.  (GG/PH)


Labov 1994: 189 (shift in syllabicity)
LABOV, William. (1994) Principles of Linguistic Change Volume 1: Internal Factors. Cambridge, MA : Blackwell. (SL)


Mackay 1989: 228
MACKAY, Ian. (1989) Phonetics and Speech Science. A Bilingual Dictionary. Dictionnaire Bilingue de la Phonétique et des Sciences de la Parole. New York/Bern: Peter Lang. (PH)


Martinet 1964[trans.]: 72
MARTINET, André. (1964 [trans.]) Elements of General Linguistics. Chicago: University of Chicago.  (FM)


Trask 1996: 344
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)


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  syllabary
  syllabic
  syllabic peak
  syllabic phoneme
  syllabic stress
  syllabication
syllabicity
  syllabification
  syllabify
  syllable
  syllable break
  (syllable) margin
  (syllable) nucleus
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