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  loi de Grassmann
  loi de Grimm
  loi de litote
  loi de Verner
  loi de Zipf
  loi d'exhaustivité
  long
longueur
  loyalisme linguistique
  loyauté
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length

Fr    longueur

nS

Antonym(s): shortness

Related term(s): doubling, duration, gemination, lengthening, macron, meter, prolongation, quantity2, stress1, syllable

Domain: Phonology

Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 263
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Dineen 1967: 30
DINEEN, Francis P. (1967) An Introduction to General Linguistics. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston.


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


Finch 2000: 51
FINCH, Geoffrey. (2000) Linguistic Terms and Concepts. New York: St. Martin's Press.


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 73-74
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Hock 1986: 19-20
HOCK, Hans Henrich. (1986) Principles of Historical Linguistics. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (HL)


MacKay 1989: 161, 188
MACKAY, Ian. (1989) Phonetics and Speech Science. A Bilingual Dictionary. Dictionnaire Bilingue de la Phonétique et des Sciences de la Parole. New York/Bern: Peter Lang. (PH)


Matthews 1997: 202
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Onishi 1981: 311-312
ONISHI, Masao. (1981) A Grand Dictionary of Phonetics. Tokyo: The Phonetic Society of Japan.  (PH)


Palmatier 1972: 84
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)


Trask 1996: 200-201
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)


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  least-effort principle
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  leftness condition
  legible
  leitmotiv
  lemma
  lemmatization
length
  lengthen
  lengthened
  lengthening
  lenis
  lenition
  lesson
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