intonation pattern

intonation contour

noun

linguistics a characteristic series of musical pitch levels that serves to distinguish between questions, statements, and other types of utterance in a language

Nearby words

  1. intolerant,
  2. intomb,
  3. intonaco,
  4. intonate,
  5. intonation,
  6. intone,
  7. intorsion,
  8. intorted,
  9. intortor,
  10. intortus

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