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  faisceau
  fait manifeste
  fait social
  falsifiabilité
  falsification
  familier
  famille
  fausset
  fausseté
  faute
  faux
  faux-ami
  feed-back
  femelle
  féminin

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family (of languages)

Fr    famille de langues

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Synonym(s): language family

Related term(s): ancestor language, branch2, cognate language, genealogy, parent language, phylum, proto-language, related language, sister language, subgroup2

Domain: Historical Linguistics

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 176-177; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 10; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 83 (also "linguistic group"); Lyons 1971: 21; Nash 1968: 77; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 72; Saussure 1959[trans.]: 6, 192-193


English word list

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  falsetto
  falsifiability
  falsification
  falsity
  familiar
  familiar style
  family
  family resemblance
  faux ami
  favored
  feature
  feature specification
  feedback
  female
  feminine

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