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abaissement du registre

[Subentry of abaissement, registre2]

Eng    key lowering, register lowering

Related term(s): abaissement tonal, déclinaison2, downdrift, downstep, faille tonale

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Creissels 1994: 233 (abaissement du registre haut); Dubois etal. 1994: 406; Vachek 1960: 15 (abaissement du registre vocal)


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