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French word list

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  voix3
  volitif
  volition
  volume
  voûte palatine
  vouvoiement
  voyelle
  voyelle mixte
  voyelle non labialisée
  voyelle réduite
  voyelle rétroflexe
  voyelle sombre
  voyelle tonique
  vrai
  vraisemblable

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French

voyelle fermée

[Subentry of fermé1, voyelle]

Eng    close vowel, high vowel

Antonym(s): voyelle basse, voyelle ouverte

Related term(s): voyelle mi-fermée, voyelle mi-ouverte

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 515; Bally 1950: 275; Builles 1998: 168; Canu & Renaud 1968: 41; Creissels 1994: 169-170; Dubois etal. 1994: 202; François 1980: 95; MacKay 1989: 61 (= voyelle haute); Martinet 1960: 47; Pottier 1973: 373


English word list

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  clipping
  clitic
  clitic climbing
  clitic doubling
  cliticization
  close1
  close2
  closed2
  closed-class word
  close-mid vowel
  closing1
  closing phase
  closing section
  closing2
  closure1

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