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  neutre2
  nexus1
  nexus2
  nez
  nigéro-congolais
  niveau1
niveau2
  niveau catégorématique
  niveau de hauteur
  niveau sémiologique
  niveau syntagmatique
  nivellement
  nœud1
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register1

Fr    niveau2, niveau de langue, registre1, registre de langue

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Synonym(s): level2, level of language

Related term(s): key2, speech2, style2, variety

Domain: Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Cruse 1986: 283; Crystal 2003: 393 (#2); Eggins 1994: 9, 52 (also "register theory", "register variable", "register description"); ELL: 5165 (#2); Finch 2000: 233-235 (also "register-switching", "register-mixing", "register-borrowing"); Gumperz & Hymes 1972: 63; Halliday & Hasan 1976: 22-23; Halliday 1978: 31f., 110-111, 185-186, 195; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 194 (b); Holmes 1992: 276; Hudson 1996: 45-46; Leech 1983: 12; Lyons 1977: 584; MacKay 1989: 217; Matthews 1997: 314 (#1); Nash 1968: 225 (speech register); Richards etal. 1992: 312-313, 360; Saville-Troike 1982: 75; Trudgill 1974: 104; Wales 1989: 397-399 (#2) (also "subregister", "register-switching", "register-mixing", "register-borrowing")

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  reflexivization
  reflexivization transformation
  reformulation
  regional
  regional variant
  regional variation
  regionalism
register1
  register2
  register difference
  regressive
  regular
  regular grammar
  regular language
  regular sandhi

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