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  langue3
  langue4
  langue à accent lié
  langue à rythme accentuel
  langue à rythme syllabique
  langue à sujet nul
  langue altaïque
  langue caucasienne
  langue celtique
  langue centrifuge
  langue centripète
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isolating language

[Subentry of isolating, language1]

Fr    langue analytique, langue isolante

Synonym(s): analytic language

Antonym(s): agglutinating language, agglutinating language1, agglutinative language, synthetic language

Type of: language type

Related term(s): inflected language, inflecting language, inflectional language, monomorphemic

Domain: Typology

Source(s): Bybee etal. 1994: 115; Comrie 1981: 39-40; Croft 1990: 39-40; Crystal 2003: 246; Dixon 1994: 182; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 12; ELL: 1954-1955; Hamp 1963: 34; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 119; Kroeger 2005: 22; Lyons 1971: 187-188; Lyons 1977: 72; Matthews 1974: 17; Matthews 1981: 57; Matthews 1997: 188; Nash 1968: 114; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 76 (formless language), 107; Richards etal. 1992: 191; Trask 1993: 148


English word list

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  isoglottic line
  isograph
  isolatability
  isolatable
  isolate1
  isolate2
  isolating
  isolation
  isomorphic
  isomorphism
  isophone
  isosyllabic
  isotopy
  item
  item(-)and(-)arrangement

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