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  cacophonie
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cacuminal

Fr    cacuminal, cérébral, rétroflexe

adj

Synonym(s): cerebral, domal, retroflex

Type of: consonant1

Domain: Phonology

Source(s):

Hamp 1963: 19
HAMP, Eric P. (1963) A Glossary of American Technical Linguistic Usage 1925-1950. Utrecht: Spectrum Publishers. 


MacKay 1989: 146, 148 (= post alveolar)
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: 45
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 34, 105 (inverted sound)
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Trask 1996: 62 (cacuminal is obsolete: retroflex is preferred)
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)


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  bundle
  burr
  Burzio's generalization
  'by' phrase
  cacology
  cacophonous
  cacophony
cacuminal
  cadence1
  cadence2
  caesura
  calculability
  calculus
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