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  langue des signes
langue désinentielle
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inflecting language

[Subentry of language1]

Fr    langue désinentielle, langue flexionnelle, langue fusionnante

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

Type of: language type

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

Domain: Typology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 233-234; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 12; ELL: 1954-1955 (= flectional language); Hamp 1963: 32 (= inflective language); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 111-112; Lyons 1971: 189; Lyons 1977: 72-73; Matthews 1974: 17; Matthews 1981: 57-58; Matthews 1997: 178; Nash 1968: 106; Richards etal. 1992: 178-179; Trask 1993: 142 (= flectional language)


English word list

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  infinitival
  infinitive1
  infinitive2
  infix
  infixation
  inflect
  inflected
  inflection
  inflection [INFL]
  inflectional
  inflectional morpheme
  inflectional morphology
  inflectional suffix
  influence1
  influence2

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