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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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self-embedding1

Fr    auto-enchâssement

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Synonym(s): center-embedding, layering, nesting2

Related term(s): embedding, loopback, nested dependency

Domain: Generative / Transformational Grammar

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 159, 409-410; ELL: 5169; Matthews 1997: 333; Palmatier 1972: 155-156; Pike & Pike 1982: 128 (recursion); Quirk etal. 1985: 1040; Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 105; Trask 1993: 249


English word list

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  select
  selection
  selectional
  selective
  selective listening
  self-correction
  self-dominating
self-embedding1
  self-embedding2
  self-initiated repair
  self-reference
  self-referential
  self-regulation
  self-repair
  self-select

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