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  survivance
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syllabe

Eng    syllable

nFS

Type of: trait prosodique

Related term(s): accent1, attaque, début, dissyllabe, mètre, more, pied, quantité2, rime2, unité accentuelle

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 513 (aussi "syllabe-type", "syllabe orale", "syllabe graphique"); Bally 1950: 267f.; Builles 1998: 125; Buyssens 1967: 96-97; Canu & Renaud 1968: 61f.; Creissels 1994: 29; Dubois etal. 1994: 459-460; Ducrot & Schaeffer 1995: 343; Ducrot & Todorov 1972: 241; Grévisse & Goosse 1989: 18; Mackay 1989: 111; Martinet 1955: 153-154; Martinet 1960: 50-51; Neveu 2004: 277-278; Neveu 2005: 109-110; Pike & Pike 1995[trans.]: 33-34; Pottier 1973: 513-514

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  syllabic peak
  syllabic phoneme
  syllabic stress
  syllabication
  syllabicity
  syllabification
  syllabify
syllable
  syllable break
  (syllable) margin
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  syllable weight
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