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  tiroir verbal
  titre
  tmèse
  toit
  token
  tomber sur
  ton
  ton étranglé
  tonal
  tonalité1
  tonalité2
  tonématique
  tonème
  tonétique1
  tonétique2

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English

distinctive tone

[Subentry of distinctive, tone]

Fr    ton distinctif

Synonym(s): phonemic tone

Related term(s): lexical tone, toneme, tonemics, tonology

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 313-314; Doke 1935: 211 (significant tone); Martinet 1962: 20; Nash 1968: 178; Trask 1996: 357


English word list

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  disprove
  dissimilation
  distal
  distant
  distinction
  distinctive
  distinctive feature
distinctive tone
  distinctiveness
  distinguish
  distinguisher
  distortion
  distributed
  distribution
  distributional

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