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diphthongnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdɪf.θɒŋ/ /ˈdɪp.θɒŋ/  us   /ˈdɪf.θɑːŋ/  /ˈdɪp.θɑːŋ/ specialized
a vowel sound in which the tongue changes position to produce the sound of two vowels
(Definition of diphthong from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “diphthong”
in Vietnamese nguyên âm đôi…
in Spanish diptongo…
in Malaysian difttong…
in Thai สระควบ…
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 Indonesian diftong…
in Polish dyftong, dwugłoska…
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