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stem1

Fr    radical1, thème2

nS

Synonym(s): complex root

Related term(s): athematic, base1, base form1, derivative2, derived form, root1

Domain: Morphology

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 82; Bloomfield 1933: 225-226 (= kernel); Collinge 1990: 88; Cook 1969: 118; Crystal 2003: 433; Dik I 1997: 346; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 10 (root); ELL: 2553, 5174; Hamp 1963: 54; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 219; Hock 1986: 29; IEL: Vol. IV, 76-77; Kess 1992: 318; Kroeger 2005: 248, 250; Lehmann 1992: 101; Longacre 1983: 245; Lyons 1971: 196; Lyons 1977: 556; Matthews 1974: 40 (also "complex stem (= derived stem)", "compound stem", "lexical stem), 73 (inflectional stem); Matthews 1997: 353, 377 (theme - #2); Nash 1968: 54 (derived stem), 198 (radical), 228, 269 (word stem); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 204 (= stem base), 216 (theme); Pike & Pike 1982: 25, 229 (sentence-stem); Pike, E. 1983: 11; Pike, K. 1967: 443; Quirk etal. 1985: 40; Richards etal. 1992: 353; Saussure 1959[trans.]: 185 (radical = inflectional theme); Trask 1993: 259-260; Trask 1996: 334; Welmers 1973: 160

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