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symmetry

Fr    parallélisme, symétrie

nS

Antonym(s): asymmetry

Related term(s): parallelism, proportion, proportionality, system balance

Source(s):

Benveniste 1971[trans.]: 8
BENVENISTE, Émile. (1971 [trans.]) Problems in General Linguistics. Trans. by Mary Elizabeth Meek. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press.


Cook 1969: 177 (phonemic symmetry, Principle of Symmetry), 184 (lexical symmetry), 190-191 (tagmemic symmetry)
COOK, Walter C. (1969) Introduction to Tagmemic Analysis. Washington: Georgetown University Press. (TA)


Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 186
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 


Hock 1986: 151-152, 162 (pattern symmetry)
HOCK, Hans Henrich. (1986) Principles of Historical Linguistics. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (HL)


Nash 1968: 236
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Radford 1988: 174 (structural symmetry)
RADFORD, Andrew. (1988) Transformational Grammar: A First Course. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (GG)


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