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French word list

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  langue à sujet nul
  langue altaïque
  langue caucasienne
  langue celtique
  langue centrifuge
  langue centripète
  langue classique
  langue couchitique
  langue de spécialité
  langue des signes
  langue désinentielle
  langue en voie de disparition
  langue fille
  langue finno-ougrienne
  langue germanique

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configurational language

[Subentry of configurational, language1]

Fr    langue configurationnelle

Antonym(s): non-configurational language

Related term(s): fixed word(-)order, language having a relatively fixed word order

Domain: Government and Binding

Source(s): Chomsky 1981: 42; Chomsky 1982: 10; Crystal 2003: 95; ELL: 5105; Levinson 1983: 88-89 (fixed word-order language); Matthews 1997: 68; Quirk etal. 1985: 51 (fixed-word-order language); Radford 1988: 278; Trask 1993: 55


English word list

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  conditioning1
  conditioning2
  conditions
  conduction aphasia
  confer (a value to)
  configuration
  configurational
  configurationality
  confirm
  confirmation
  confix
  confixation
  conflict
  conformal
  conforming (to)

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