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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

free syllable

[Subentry of free, syllable]

Fr    syllabe libre, syllabe ouverte

Synonym(s): open syllable

Antonym(s): checked syllable, closed syllable

Related term(s): light syllable, weak syllable

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 326; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 158; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 154


English word list

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  frame2
  frame3
  frame analysis
  framework
  free
  free modifier
  free relative (clause)
free syllable
  free variable
  free variation of phonemes
  free verse
  Frege's principle
  frequency
  frequency (of occurrence)
  frequent

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