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  décideur
  déclaratif1
  déclaratif2
  déclaration
  déclencher
  déclencheur
  déclinable
déclinaison1
  déclinaison2
  déclinaison faible
  déclinaison forte
  décliner
  décodage
  décoder
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declension

Fr    déclinaison1, flexion nominale

nS

Type of: inflection

Related term(s): case1, case syncretism, decline, ending, inflectional affix, inflectional ending, inflectional morpheme, inflectional suffix, morphological case, paradigm, termination

Domain: Morphology

Source(s):

Comrie 1981: 41 (declension class, declensional form)
COMRIE, Bernard. (1981) Language Universals and Linguistic Typology. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. (TY)


Croft 1990: 79 (declension(al) class)
CROFT, William. (1990) Typology and Universals. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (TY)


Crystal 2003: 124
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


DIK I 1997: 358 (declension class)
DIK, Simon C. (1997) The Theory of Functional Grammar, Part 1, 2nd edition: The Structure of the Clause. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (FG)


Dineen 1967: 109
DINEEN, Francis P. (1967) An Introduction to General Linguistics. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston.


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 58
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Kroeger 2005: 298, 343
KROEGER, Paul R. (2005) Analyzing Grammar: An Introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Lyons 1971: 195
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


Matthews 1997: 87
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 52, 154 (nominal inflection)
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 53
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Pike & Pike 1982: 137
PIKE, Kenneth L. & PIKE, Evelyn G. (1982) Grammatical Analysis. Dallas: SIL & UTA. (TA)


Richards etal. 1992: 97-98
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Trask 1993: 72-73 (also "declensional")
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


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  decipher
  decision procedure
  decision-maker
  declaration
  declarative1
  declarative2
  declarative verb
declension
  declinable
  declination
  decline
  decode
  decoder
  decoding
  decomposable (into)

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