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From: "David Peterson" <[log in to unmask]>
> In a message dated 10/5/01 4:23:35 PM, [log in to unmask]
writes:
>
> << It's in rhotic Englishes too, only rhotacized.  /"b3`d/. >>
>
>     Which?  I've only seen the central vowel, which is the schwa with a
tail
> on the end.

AFAIK it's rhotic schwa /@`/ when unstressed ("hitter") but the other vowel
/3`/ when stressed ("fur").

    *Muke!