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  aménagement linguistique
  amorti
  amortissement
  amplification
  amplitude
  amuïr
  s'amuïr
amuïssement
  anacoluthe
  anacyclique
  anagramme
  analepse
  analogie
  analogique
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elision

Fr    amuïssement

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Related term(s): aphaeresis, apocope, be dropped, be elided, elide, ellipsis, loss, loss of final unstressed vowel, mute, syncope

Domain: Phonology

Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 158-159
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


ELL: 5116
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Finch 2000: 46
FINCH, Geoffrey. (2000) Linguistic Terms and Concepts. New York: St. Martin's Press.


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 75
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


MacKay 1989: 45, 48, 72
MACKAY, Ian. (1989) Phonetics and Speech Science. A Bilingual Dictionary. Dictionnaire Bilingue de la Phonétique et des Sciences de la Parole. New York/Bern: Peter Lang. (PH)


Matthews 1997: 111
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 67
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Onishi 1981: 176-177
ONISHI, Masao. (1981) A Grand Dictionary of Phonetics. Tokyo: The Phonetic Society of Japan.  (PH)


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 64
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Quirk etal. 1985: 1597
QUIRK, Randolph, GREENBAUM, Sidney, LEECH, Geoffrey, & SVARTNIK, Jan. (1985) A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman.


Richards etal. 1992: 121
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Trask 1993: 89 (loss of grammatical item)
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


Trask 1996: 129, 211
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)


Wales 1989: 138
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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  elementary (narrative) sequence
  elementary organization form
  elementary transformation
  elicit
  elicitation
  elicited
  elide
elision
  ellipsis
  ellipsis transformation
  elliptical
  elocutio
  elocution
  embed
  embedded

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