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  tmèse
  toit
  token
  tomber sur
  ton
  ton étranglé
  tonal
  tonalité1
  tonalité2
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French

ton mélodique

[Subentry of mélodique, ton]

Eng    contour tone, dynamic tone, kinetic tone, melodic tone

Antonym(s): ton ponctuel

Related term(s): ton descendant

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Builles 1998: 132; Canu & Renaud 1968: 102; Ducrot & Todorov 1972: 232; François 1980: 106; Mackay 1989: 115 (ton courbé, ton courbe); Martinet 1960: 81; Mounin 1974: 325-326; Pottier 1973: 522-523


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  continuative
  continuity
  continuous1
  continuous2
  continuum
  contoid
  contour
contour tone
  contract
  contracted
  contraction1
  contraction2
  contradiction
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  contra-factive

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