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schwa in Linguistics topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishschwaschwa /ʃwɑː/ noun [countable] technical 🔊 🔊 1 SLa vowel typically heard in parts of a word that are spoken without stress1(4), such as the ‘a’ in ‘about’2 the sign (ə), used to represent the vowel schwa