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

Eng    fricative1

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Synonym(s): fricative, spirante

Type of: consonne

Related term(s): approximante, constrictif, constriction

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 507; Builles 1998: 140-141; Canu & Renaud 1968: 48 (consonne constrictive); Dubois etal. 1994: 114; François 1980: 93; MacKay 1989: 41, 55; Martinet 1970: 45; Mounin 1974: 82; Neveu 2004: 80; Pottier 1973: 377 (consonne fricative); Riegel etal. 1994: 46


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  free variation of phonemes
  free verse
  Frege's principle
  frequency
  frequency (of occurrence)
  frequent
  frequentative
fricative1
  fricative2
  fricativization
  friction
  front1
  front2
  fronted1
  fronted2

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