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  système vocalique quadrangulaire
  système vocalique triangulaire
  système2
  systèmes experts
  systémique
  tableau
  tableau des voyelles
tabou
  tactique
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taboo

Fr    tabou

nS

Related term(s): euphemism, expletive3, profanity, prohibition, swear word, tabooed, vulgar

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 332-333 (also "taboo language"); Crystal 2003: 44 (taboo language = avoidance language, mother-in-law language); Doke 1935: 208; ELL: 4512-4514 (also "tabooness"); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 232; Hock 1986: 50-51, 303-305 (also "tabooistic distortion"); Lehmann 1992: 90, 263-264; Lyons 1971: 423-424; Matthews 1997: 371; Nöth 1990: 189; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 213; Samarin 1967: 142-143; Saville-troike 1982: 199-201; Trudgill 1974: 29f.; Wales 1989: 452

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  system balance
  system of metalinguistic representation
  system2
  systematic
  systematic correspondence
  systemic
  systemic grammar
taboo
  tabooed
  tacit knowledge
  tact
  tactic form
  tactics
  tag question
  tagma

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