Sonority

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  • having the character of a loud deep sound; the quality of being resonant

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  • having the character of a loud deep sound; the quality of being resonant

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  • Sonority: Sonority may refer to: sound sonority hierarchy, a ranking of speech sounds (or phones) by amplitude In music theory, a chord, particularly when speaking
  • Sonority hierarchy: A sonority hierarchy or sonority scale is a ranking of speech sounds (or phones) by amplitude. For example, if you say the vowel [a], you will produce
  • Genius Sonority: Genius Sonority (ジニアス・ソノリティ株式会社, Jiniasu Sonoriti Kabushiki Kaisha?) is a video game development studio, whose staff consists of programmers who have previously
  • Sonority Sequencing Principle: The Sonority Sequencing Principle (SSP) is a phonotactic principle that aims to outline the structure of a syllable in terms of sonority. The SSP states

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