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  devinette
  devise
  dévocalisation
  dévocalisé
  dévoisé
  dévoisement
  dévoiser
diachronie
  diachronique
  diacritique
  diagramme
  dialectal
  dialectalisation
  dialecte
  dialecte non-rhotique

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diachrony

Fr    diachronie

nS

Antonym(s): synchrony

Related term(s): axis of successions, change1, diachronic linguistics, evolution, genealogical classification, genetic classification, variation2

Domain: Historical Linguistics

Source(s): Benveniste 1971[trans.]: 8 (diachronic approach); Crystal 2003: 135; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 137; Finch 2000: 18-19; Givon 1984: 5; Greimas 1983[trans.]: 156; Hock 1986: 30; Martin & Ringham 2006: 63-64; Nash 1968: 56; Nöth 1990: 63; Saussure 1959[trans.]: 81; Trask 1993: 81; Wales 1989: 118


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diachrony
  diacritic1
  diacritic2
  di(a)eresis1
  di(a)eresis2
  diagram2
  diagrammatic(al)
  dialect
  dialect atlas
  dialectal
  dialectalization
  dialectologist
  dialectology
  dialectometry
  dialogic

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