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  variable1
  variable2
  variable libre
  variable liée
  variable linguistique
  variable3
  variante
  variante de morphème
  variante de signifié
  variante régionale
  variante sociale
  variation1
  variation2
  variation diaphasique
  variation diastratique

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English

combinatory variant

[Subentry of combinatory1, variant]

Fr    variante combinatoire, variante contextuelle, variante liée, variété1

Synonym(s): conditional variant, conditioned variant, contextual variant, positional variant

Antonym(s): facultative variant, free variant, non-conditional variant, optional variant

Related term(s): (in) complementary distribution, allomorph, allophone

Domain: Phonology, Prague School

Source(s): Dineen 1967: 344-345 (bound variant); Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 171 (combinatorial variant = determined variant); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 48 (= automatic variant); IEL: Vol. III, 218; MacKay 1989: 149; Martinet 1964[trans.]: 66-67; Matthews 1997: 60; Nash 1968: 34; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 42; Trask 1996: 79; Trubetzkoy 1969[trans.]: 39, 49; Vachek 1966: 51 (combinatory phonetic variant)


English word list

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  combine (with)
  combining form
  comitative
  comma
  command1
  command2
  comment
  comment on
  commentary
  commissive
  common1
  common2
  common core
  common gender
  common ground

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