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  abréger
  abréviation
  abruption
  absolu
  absorption1
  abstraction
  abstrait
accent1
  accent2
  accent3
  accent chromatique
  accent lié
  accent non-rhotique
  accent rhotique
  accent syllabique

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accent1

Fr    accent1, accent d'énergie, accent d'intensité, accent dynamique, accent expiratoire, accent tonique

nS

Synonym(s): dynamic accent, stress1, stress accent

Type of: prosodic feature, prosody2

Related term(s): fall on

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 3 (#2); Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 181; Finch 2000: 200-201; Hamp 1963: 16; Matthews 1997: 4 (#1); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 5 (#1); Richards etal. 1992: 1 (#1)

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  absolute homophony
  absolute origin of locating operations
  absolute synonym
  absolute synonymy
  absolute tense
  absolute transitive
  absolute universals
  absolutive
  absorption1
  abstract1
  abstract2
  abstract representation
  abstraction
  abstractness
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