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Elliott Lash scripsit:

> I agree with all of them exept: fuel, jewel and duel..which are /fju:l/, /du:l/ and /dZu:l/

I can go either way on these: they have been called "hypermonosyllables".
Other examples without /l/ are flower, power, shower.

> And with final stress, 13 more:
> (snip examples)
> yup, exept for hovel /hVvl=/

Yes, "hovel" was a blunder.

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