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  absorption1
  abstraction
  abstrait
  accent1
  accent2
  accent3
  accent chromatique
  accent lié
  accent non-rhotique
  accent rhotique
  accent syllabique
  accent tertiaire
  accent tonal
  accentogène
  accentologie

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English

sentence accent

[Subentry of accent1, sentence2]

Fr    accent de phrase

Synonym(s): nuclear stress, sentence stress

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 4; MacKay 1989: 131; Matthews 1997: 4; Nash 1968: 213 (accent de la phrase); Pike, K. 1967: 152


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  semi(-)vowel
  semotactics
  sender
  sense1
  sense2
  sentence1
  sentence2
  sentence topic
  sentence-level
  sentential
  sentential subject
  separability
  separable
  separation
  sequence1

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