nonrhotic

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nonrhotic

(nɒnˈrəʊtɪk)
adj
(Phonetics & Phonology) phonetics denoting or speaking a dialect of English in which preconsonantal rs are not pronounced
ˌnonrhoˈticity n
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After that, it will be time to introduce more complex issues such as long vowels, and the overlapping nature of grammaphonemes will allow us to model both rhotic and non-rhotic accents simultaneously.
Another concern with vowels involves rhoticity, and we need to be able to devise a model which accounts for both rhotic and non-rhotic accents.