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  consonne syllabique
  consonne uvulaire
  consonne vélaire
  consonne vélarisée
  consonne vibrante
  constante
  constatation
  constatif
  constellation
  constituant1
  constituant2
  constituant immédiat (CI)
  constituer
  constrictif
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constriction

Eng    constriction, narrowing, stricture

nFS

Synonym(s): rapprochement, resserrement, rétrécissement

Antonym(s): fermeture, occlusion

Related term(s): aperture, constrictif, constrictive, friction, ouverture2

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Canu & Renaud 1968: 47-48; Creissels 1994: 107; Dubois etal. 1994: 114; MacKay 1989: 41; Mounin 1974: 81; Neveu 2004: 80; Pottier 1973: 378


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  constituent-structure constraint
  constituent-structure grammar
  constitute
  constitutive locator
  constraint
  constraints
  constricted
constriction
  construction
  construction marker
  consultant
  consultative style
  contact
  contact vernacular
  contaminate

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