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  labio-linguale
  labiopalatal
  labiopalatale
  labio(-)vélaire1
  labio(-)vélaire2
  labiovélarisation
  labiovélarisé
lâche
  lallation
  laminal
  lamino-alvéolaire
  langage1
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French

lâche

Eng    lax

adj

Synonym(s): relâché

Antonym(s): tendu

Related term(s): doux, laxité

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Dubois etal. 1994: 264 (phonème lâche); MacKay 1989: 69; Martinet 1955: 123-124; Mounin 1974: 195

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  latent
  latent consonant
  lateral1
  lateral2
  lateral click
  law
  law of the excluded middle
lax
  laxness
  layer
  layering
  learnability
  learned borrowing
  learned word
  learning

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