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  dévocalisé
  dévoisé
  dévoisement
  dévoiser
  diachronie
  diachronique
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sociolect

Fr    dialecte social, sociolecte

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Synonym(s): class dialect, social dialect

Related term(s): anti-language, argot, cant, jargon, lingo, slang1, social group, social variant, variety

Domain: Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 422; ELL: 5172; Finch 2000: 216; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 65 (= class dialect); Hudson 1996: 42; Martin & Ringham 2006: 188; Matthews 1997: 344, 345; Richards etal. 1992: 339 (also "sociolectal (adj.)"); Wales 1989: 424-425


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  social situation
  social status
  social variant
  social variation
  socialization
  sociative
  sociogram
sociolect
  sociolectal variation
  sociolinguistic
  sociolinguistics
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