On distinctive features and their articulatory implementation

@article{Halle1983OnDF,
  title={On distinctive features and their articulatory implementation},
  author={Morris Halle},
  journal={Natural Language \& Linguistic Theory},
  year={1983},
  volume={1},
  pages={91-105}
}
  • M. Halle
  • Published 1 March 1983
  • Computer Science
  • Natural Language & Linguistic Theory

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