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atonic

Fr    atone, inaccentué

adj

Synonym(s): unaccented, unstressed, weakly stressed1

Antonym(s): accented, stressed, tonic

Related term(s): reduced, weak form

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): MacKay 1989: 140 (= lightly stressed, weakly stressed); Matthews 1997: 29; Nash 1968: 18; Onishi 1981: 630-631; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 21; Trask 1996: 39


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