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  auditoire
  augment
  augmentatif
  auteur
  autocorrection
  autodominant
  auto-enchâssant
auto-enchâssement
  automate
  automate fini
  autonome1
  autonome2
  autonomie2
  autonomisé
  autonyme

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layering

Fr    auto-enchâssement

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Synonym(s): center-embedding, nesting2, self-embedding1

Antonym(s): level-skipping

Related term(s): embedding, loopback

Domain: Tagmemics

Source(s):

Cook 1969: 31, 98-99
COOK, Walter C. (1969) Introduction to Tagmemic Analysis. Washington: Georgetown University Press. (TA)


Crystal 2003: 261
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


ELL: 5139
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 127 (= embedding)
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Matthews 1997: 201
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Trask 1993: 153 (#2)
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


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  lateral2
  lateral click
  law
  law of the excluded middle
  lax
  laxness
  layer
layering
  learnability
  learned borrowing
  learned word
  learning
  least-effort principle
  lect
  leftness condition

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