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  langue des signes
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  langue en voie de disparition
  langue fille
  langue finno-ougrienne
  langue germanique
  langue holophrastique
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incorporating language

[Subentry of language1]

Fr    langue incorporante, langue polysynthétique

Synonym(s): polysynthetic language

Type of: language type

Related term(s): holophrastic language, incorporation

Domain: Typology

Source(s): Comrie 1981: 42; Crystal 2003: 230; ELL: 5133; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 109; Lehmann 1992: 101; Matthews 1997: 173; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 98; Trask 1993: 137


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  inclusion
  inclusion (in)
  inclusive
  incompatibility
  incompatible
  incomplete
  incomplete verb
  incorporation
  indeclinable
  indefinite
  indefinite description
  indefinite expression
  independence
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