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At 16:12 6.2.2003 -0500, Steg Belsky wrote:

>Maybe it's 'ambisyllabic', or whatever the |pp| in English "happy" is
>called.

IMNSHO "ambisyllabicity" is only an ill-choosen term for 'underlying
geminate that gets de-geminated on the surface'.

/ B.Philip Jonsson B^)>
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