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  dorsale
  dorso(-)alvéolaire
  dorsum
  double
  doublet
  doux
  downdrift
downstep
  doxa
  droit
  dubitatif
  duel
  duratif
  durée
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downstep

Eng    downstep, phonemic tone lowering

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Synonym(s): abaissement tonal distinctif, abaissement tonal non-prévisible, faille tonale

Related term(s): abaissement du registre, en escaliers

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Creissels 1994: 224


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  double-compound
  double-object construction
  doublet
  doubling
  downdrift
  downgrader
  downgrading
downstep
  doxa
  drawl1
  drawl2
  drill
  drum
  dual
  dubitative

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