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  élément initial
  élément postiche
  élément récursif
  élément verbal
  élider
  élision
  ellipse
  elliptique
  élocutif
  élocution
  éloigné
  éloignement
  emblème
  emboîté
emboîtement1

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loopback

Fr    emboîtement1, enchâssement, translation du deuxième degré

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Synonym(s): backlooping, downgrading, embedding, rank(-)shift

Related term(s): center-embedding, layering, nesting2, recursion, self-embedding1

Domain: Tagmemics

Source(s): Cook 1969: 31; Crystal 2003: 47, 278; ELL: 5096


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  logogram
  logograph
  logographic
  logography
  logophoric
  logorrhea
  long
loopback
  lose face
  loss
  loss by collision
  loud
  loudness
  low
  lower1

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