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THE ACOUSTICS AND KINEMATICS OF REGULARLY TIMED SPEECH: A DATABASE AND METHOD FOR THE STUDY OF THE P-CENTER PROBLEM

@inproceedings{Patel1999THEAA,
  title={THE ACOUSTICS AND KINEMATICS OF REGULARLY TIMED SPEECH: A DATABASE AND METHOD FOR THE STUDY OF THE P-CENTER PROBLEM},
  author={Aniruddh D. Patel and Anders L{\"o}fqvist and Walter R. Naito},
  year={1999}
}
The physical cues underlying the perception of temporal intervals in speech have yet to be firmly established. It has long been known that when speakers are asked to produce "evenlytimed" sequences of alternating syllables (e.g. ba-la-ba-la...) they introduce systematic deviations from onset-to-onset isochrony, showing that the perception of temporal intervals in speech is based on some cue other than syllable onsets. Identification of this cue would aid in measuring speech timing in a… 

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