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  lingua franca
  lingual
  linguiste
  linguistique1
  linguistique2
  linguistique3
  linguistique de corpus
  linguistique statique
  linguistique textuelle
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synchronic linguistics

[Subentry of linguistics1, synchronic]

Fr    linguistique descriptive, linguistique statique, linguistique synchronique

Synonym(s): descriptive linguistics, static linguistics

Antonym(s): diachronic linguistics

Related term(s): descriptivism

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 340; Crystal 2003: 449; Dineen 1967: 195; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 137-138; ELL: 5111; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 229 (= static linguistics); Lyons 1977: 252; Nash 1968: 236; Richards etal. 1992: 105-106; Saussure 1959[trans.]: 81, 99-100 (= static linguistics); Wales 1989: 448


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  syn(a)esthesia
  synaloepha
  syncategorematic term
  syncategorematic word
  syncategoreme
  synchronic
  synchronic description
  synchrony
  syncope
  syncretic
  syncretism
  syndetic
  syndetic construction
  syndeton
  synecdoche

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