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diphthong

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdɪfθɒŋ/
a sound made by two vowels that are said togetherPhonology and phonetics
Translations of “diphthong”
in Spanish diptongo…
in French diphtongue…
in German der Doppelvokal…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雙母音…
in Russian дифтонг…
in Turkish iki seslinin oluşturduğu ses, diftong…
in Chinese (Simplified) 双元音…
in Polish dyftong, dwugłoska…
(Definition of diphthong from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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