Tosk dialect

the dialect of Albanian spoken in southern Albania and in areas of Greece and Italy
Syn: ↑Tosk
Hypernyms: ↑Albanian

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  • Rhotacism — may refer to several phenomena related to the usage of the consonant r (whether as an alveolar tap, alveolar trill, or the rarer uvular trill).*the excessive or idiosyncratic use of the r ; *conversely, the inability or difficulty in pronouncing… …   Wikipedia

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