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atone
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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)
MACKAY, Ian. (1989) Phonetics and Speech Science. A Bilingual Dictionary. Dictionnaire Bilingue de la Phonétique et des Sciences de la Parole. New York/Bern: Peter Lang. (PH)


Matthews 1997: 29
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 18
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Onishi 1981: 630-631
ONISHI, Masao. (1981) A Grand Dictionary of Phonetics. Tokyo: The Phonetic Society of Japan.  (PH)


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 21
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Trask 1996: 39
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)


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  asyndetic
  asyndeton
  asyntactic
  atelic verb
  athematic
  athematic root
atonic
  attached (to)
  attention
  attenuator
  attestation
  attested
  attitude
  attitudinal verb

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