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  dispositif modulaire
  disposition1
  disposition2
  dissimilation
  dissyllabe
  dissyllabique
  distance
  distinctif
  distinction
  distinctivité
  distinguer
  distorsion
  distributif1
  distributif2
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divergence

Fr    distanciation, divergence

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Antonym(s): convergence1

Related term(s): dialectalization, prestige

Domain: Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 888; Crystal 2003: 148; Halliday 1978: 154-155; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 66 (= dialectalisation); Holmes 1992: 257 (speech diversity); Matthews 1997: 103; Nash 1968: 63; Richards etal. 1992: 115; Saville-Troike 1982: 190 (linguistic diversity)


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  distributionalist
  distributive1
  distributive2
  disyllabic
  disyllable
  ditransitive
  divalent
divergence
  diversification
  diversity
  divide (into)
  divisible
  document
  domain1
  domain2

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