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diphtongue croissante

[Subentry of croissant, diphtongue]

Eng    ascending diphthong, crescendo diphthong, rising diphthong

Synonym(s): diphtongue ascendante, diphtongue ouvrante

Antonym(s): diphtongue décroissante, diphtongue descendante, diphtongue fermante

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Canu & Renaud 1968: 46; Dubois etal. 1994: 127; MacKay 1989: 99; Mounin 1974: 92


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  articulators
  articulatory
  articulatory-perceptual system
  artificial
  arytenoid
  arytenoids
  ascending
  ascribed
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  asemanticity
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