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French word list

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  langue en voie de disparition
  langue fille
  langue finno-ougrienne
  langue germanique
  langue holophrastique
  langue internationale
  langue khoisan
  langue nigéro-congolaise
  langue nilo-saharienne
  langue nilotique
  langue objet
  langue primitive
  langue romane
  langue sémitique
  langue sino-tibétaine

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English

natural language

[Subentry of language1, natural]

Fr    langue naturelle

Antonym(s): artificial language, universal language

Related term(s): formal language

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 638ff.; Crystal 2001: 228; DIK I 1997: 5; ELL: 5148; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 149; Lyons 1971: 11; Matthews 1997: 239; Nash 1968: 151; Richards etal. 1992: 242; Trask 1993: 178

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English word list

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  narrowing (of meaning)
  nasal1
  nasal2
  nasal3
  nasal release
  nasality
  nasalization
  nasalize
  nasalized
  native
  nativism
  nativist
  nativization
  natural
  natural language processing (NLP)

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