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  romanisation
  rond
  roulé
  routine conversationnelle
  rupture2
  rythme
  rythme accentuel
rythme syllabique
  rythmique1
  rythmique2
  sabir
  saillance
  saillant
  saisie
  salutation

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syllable-timed (rhythm)

[Subentry of rhythm, syllable]

Fr    rythme syllabique

Antonym(s): stress-timed (rhythm)

Related term(s): isosyllabic

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 449; ELL: 5136 (isosyllabism); Hamp 1963: 57; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 235 (isosyllabism); Mackay 1989: 219; Matthews 1997: 366; Nash 1968: 235; Onishi 1981: 586-587; Richards etal. 1992: 367-368; Trask 1996: 346 (syllable-timing)

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English word list

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  syllable break
  (syllable) margin
  (syllable) nucleus
  syllable sign
  syllable structure
  syllable weight
  syllable-timed language
syllable-timed (rhythm)
  syllabogram
  syllemma
  syllepsis1
  syllepsis2
  syllogism
  symbol1
  symbol2

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