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  hybridation
  hybride
  hypallage
  hyperbole
  hypercorrect
hypercorrection
  hyperonyme
  hyperonymie
  hypertexte
  hypocoristique1
  hypocoristique2
  hyponyme
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hypercorrection

Fr    hypercorrection

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Synonym(s): hyperurbanism, overcorrection

Related term(s): linguistic insecurity

Domain: Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 293; Crystal 2003: 221-222 (= hypercorrectness); ELL: 5131; Fasold 1990: 279-280; Francis 1983: 35; Gumperz & Hymes 1972: 533-534; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 160 (hyper-correction); Hock 1986: 205; Holmes 1992: 269; Lehmann 1992: 274; MacKay 1989: 177; Matthews 1997: 166; Palmatier 1972: 70; Quirk etal. 1985: 14; Richards etal. 1992: 169; Trask 1993: 129; Trask 1996: 173-174


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  hybrid2
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  hybridization
  hypallage
  hyperbole
  hypercorrect
hypercorrection
  hyper(o)nym
  hyper(o)nymy
  hyperphoneme
  hypertext
  hyperurbanism
  hyphen
  hypocorism

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