Frication


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Fri`ca´tion


n.1.Friction.
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The acting governor said his government intends to provide all basic services and better water services in the nomads' areas with the view to end frication with the farmers, calling on all members of the two communities to ignore acrimonies left by the conflicts and to return to their past social coexistence.
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3) The frication force between the roller and blank is neglected.
18) As for "fricatives": frication is a turbulent flow of air, a hiss, gurgle, or catch, but also something like the sound a "kazoo" makes--one doesn't blow into a kazoo, one hums into it from the back of one's throat.
Thus, we cannot talk of one possible semantic and semiotic meaning, but a chain and frequent frication or continuum of possible meanings, as follows:
Clements states that for a language to develop a rule of affrication or posteriorization, the frication noise has to be "reassigned" to the initial stop segment (1999: 288).