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  sur-généralisation
  surnom
  surnorme
  survivance
  sus-glottique
  suspense
  syllabaire
syllabation
  syllabe
  syllabe légère
  syllabe lourde
  syllabème
  syllabicité
  syllabification
  syllabifier

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syllabation

Eng    syllabication, syllabification, syllable division

nFS

Synonym(s): découpage en syllabes, découpage syllabique, syllabification, syllabisation

Related term(s): coupe de syllabe, coupe syllabique, dissyllabe, frontière de syllabe, frontière syllabique

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 513; Bally 1950: 329; Builles 1998: 126; Canu & Renaud 1968: 63 (syllabation ouverte, syllabation fermée); Dubois etal. 1994: 459; Grévisse & Goosse 1989: 18 (syllabation phonétique, syllabation graphique); Houis 1963: 43; Mackay 1989: 111 (= division en syllabes); Martinet 1960: 74; Neveu 2004: 277; Saussure 1949: 88


English word list

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  suspension points
  swear word
  syllabary
  syllabic
  syllabic peak
  syllabic phoneme
  syllabic stress
syllabication
  syllabicity
  syllabification
  syllabify
  syllable
  syllable break
  (syllable) margin
  (syllable) nucleus

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