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  élément
  élément coordonné
  élément initial
  élément postiche
  élément récursif
  élément verbal
  élider
élision
  ellipse
  elliptique
  élocutif
  élocution
  éloigné
  éloignement
  emblème

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élision

Eng    loss of final unstressed vowel

nFS

Related term(s): amuïssement, aphérèse, apocope, caduc, chute1, muet, perte, suppression, syncope

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 241-242; Bally 1950: 180; Bouquiaux & Thomas 1976: 164; Dubois etal. 1994: 173-174; Ducrot & Schaeffer 1995: 330; Grévisse & Goosse 1989: 22; MacKay 1989: 49-50; Mounin 1974: 122; Pottier 1973: 118; Riegel etal. 1994: 56-57


English word list

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  logophoric
  logorrhea
  long
  loopback
  lose face
  loss
  loss by collision
  loud
  loudness
  low
  lower1
  lower2
  lower-case
  lowering
  low-mid

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