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  contrôle2
  contrôle par le sujet
  contrôle par l'objet
  contrôler
  contrôleur
  convention
  conventionnel
convergence1
  convergence2
  conversation
  conversationnel
  converse
  conversion
  co(-)occurrence
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convergence1

Fr    convergence

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Antonym(s): divergence

Related term(s): accommodation

Domain: Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Cruse 1986: 170 (SM); Crystal 2003: 108 (#1); FASOLD 1987: 160-161; Halliday 1978: 154-155; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 58, 140 (also "de-dialectisation (SL)", "merger (IE/PH)"); Hock 1986: 492; Martinet 1962: 72; Martinet 1964[trans.]: 148; Matthews 1997: 75; Nash 1968: 46; Nöth 1990: 358-359 (poetics of convergence); Richards etal. 1992: 3, 84-85; Saville-Troike 1982: 190

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  control verb
  controller
  conundrum
  convention
  conventional
  conventionality
  conventionalized indirect speech act
convergence1
  convergence2
  convergence3
  conversation
  conversational
  converse
  converseness
  conversion

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