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  langue centrifuge
  langue centripète
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  langue couchitique
  langue de spécialité
  langue des signes
langue désinentielle
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inflectional language

[Subentry of inflectional, language1]

Fr    langue désinentielle, langue flexionnelle, langue fusionnante

Synonym(s): fusional language, inflected language, inflecting language

Type of: language type

Related term(s): agglutinating language, agglutinative language, isolating language, synthetic language

Domain: Typology

Source(s): Comrie 1981: 41-42 (= flectional language); Croft 1990: 39; Crystal 2003: 233-234; Dineen 1967: 231; ELL: 1954-1955 (= flectional language); Hamp 1963: 32 (= inflective language); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 111-112 (= flexional language); Kroeger 2005: 22; Nash 1968: 106; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 75 (flexional language), 101; Quirk etal. 1985: 337


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  infix
  infixation
  inflect
  inflected
  inflection
  inflection [INFL]
  inflectional
  inflectional morpheme
  inflectional morphology
  inflectional suffix
  influence1
  influence2
  informal
  informant
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