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  tiroir verbal
  titre
  tmèse
  toit
  token
  tomber sur
  ton
  ton étranglé
  tonal
  tonalité1
  tonalité2
  tonématique
  tonème
  tonétique1
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phonemic tone

[Subentry of phonemic, tone]

Fr    ton distinctif

Synonym(s): distinctive tone

Related term(s): toneme, tonemics, tonology

Domain: Phonology

Source(s):

Comrie 1981: 195
COMRIE, Bernard. (1981) Language Universals and Linguistic Typology. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. (TY)


Doke 1935: 211 (significant tone)
DOKE, Clement M. (1935) Bantu Linguistic Terminology. London: Longmans, Green, & Co.


Welmers 1973: 79-80
WELMERS, William E. (1973) African Language Structures. Berkeley: University of California Press.


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  phonematic
  phonematics
  phoneme
  phonemic
  phonemic clause
  phonemic inventory
  phonemic notation
phonemic tone
  phonemicization
  phonemics
  phonetic
  phonetic act
  phonetic alphabet
  phonetic representation
  phonetic unit

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