shwa

shwa
noun
a neutral middle vowel; occurs in unstressed syllables
Syn: ↑schwa
Hypernyms: ↑vowel, ↑vowel sound
Hyponyms: ↑murmur vowel, ↑murmur

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variant of schwa

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/shwah/, n.
schwa.

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shwa 7 [shwa] noun
= schwa

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shwa
var. schwa.

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