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  différenciation sémantique
  différenciation2
  différencier
  différent
  différentiateur sémantique
  différentiel
  diffus
diffusion
  diffusion lexicale
  diglossie
  diglossique
  digramme
  dilation
  dimension
  dimensionnel

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diffusion

Fr    diffusion, propagation

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Synonym(s): propagation, spreading2

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 138; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 81 (= expansion); Labov 1994: 311 ("diffusion of change"); MacKay 1989: 159 (spread (of a sound change)); Matthews 1997: 98; Nash 1968: 58, 227 (also "spread"); Trask 1996: 113

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  difference theory
  different
  differential
  differentiate
  differentiation1
  differentiation2
  diffuse
diffusion
  diglossia
  diglossic
  digraph
  dilation
  dimension
  dimensional
  diminution

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