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  surnorme
  survivance
  sus-glottique
  suspense
  syllabaire
  syllabation
  syllabe
  syllabe légère
  syllabe lourde
  syllabème
  syllabicité
  syllabification
  syllabifier
  syllabique
  syllabisation

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French

syllabe fermée

[Subentry of fermé1, syllabe]

Eng    checked syllable, closed syllable

Synonym(s): syllabe couverte, syllabe entravée

Antonym(s): syllabe libre, syllabe ouverte

Related term(s): coda, syllabe lourde

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 513; Bally 1950: 277 (= syllabe barytone); Builles 1998: 189-190, 206-207; Canu & Renaud 1968: 63; Creissels 1994: 29-32; François 1980: 103; Grévisse & Goosse 1989: 18; Mackay 1989: 38, 111; Neveu 2004: 277; Neveu 2005: 110; Pottier 1973: 514


English word list

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  characterization2
  characterization3
  characterize
  chart
  check
  checked1
  checked2
  checking
  chest pulse
  chiasmus
  choice
  choose
  circonstant
  circular
  circular reasoning

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