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  descendant2
  descriptif
  description
  description indéfinie
  description structurale
  description synchronique
  descriptive
descriptivisme
  désémantisation
  désidératif
  désignateur
  désignateur rigide
  désignation1
  désignation2
  désignatum

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descriptivism

Fr    déscriptivisme

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Related term(s): descriptive linguistics, distributionalism, static linguistics, synchronic linguistics

Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 133
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Matthews 1997: 93 (descriptivist)
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nöth 1990: 300-301
NÖTH, Winfried. (1990) Handbook of Semiotics. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.  (SM)


Trask 1993: 80
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


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  derived subject
  describe
  description
  descriptive
  descriptive meaning
  descriptive use
  descriptively adequate grammar
descriptivism
  desemantization
  desiderative
  designate
  designator
  designatum
  destination
  deterioration

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