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The gradual loss of geminate consonants at the beginning of the Middle English period allowed Orm to extend the use of <CC> digraphs to marking vowel shortness not only in final position, but also in/VCCV/and /VCV/environments.
0 505 average 55 46 75 Table 7 Syllable durations, standard deviations (ms), and S1/S2 duration ratios in disyllabic words containing a short voiceless geminate consonant or consonant cluster and a half-long vowel in the second syllable (8 speakers) CVC.
The language has no geminate consonants, but the sequence nasal + voiced stop is realized as a geminate nasal.