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fricative

Feminine form: fricative

Eng    fricative1

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Synonym(s): constrictive, spirante

Type of: consonne

Related term(s): aperture minimale, approximante, continue, friction, frottement, resserrement, resserrement du chenal

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Builles 1998: 141-143; Creissels 1994: 107-108 (= bruyante); Dell 1985: 61; Dubois etal. 1994: 211-212 (= consonne fricative); MacKay 1989: 55; Martinet 1960: 48; Mounin 1974: 148; Neveu 2004: 138 (consonne fricative); Saussure 1949: 72-73; Vachek 1960: 28

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  free variation of phonemes
  free verse
  Frege's principle
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  frequency (of occurrence)
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fricative1
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  fricativization
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