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  variation3
  variation4
  variationniste
  varier
  variété1
  variété2
  variété des usages
  variété standard
  vecteur
  vedette
  véhicule
  véhiculer
  vélaire
  vélarisation1
  vélarisation2

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English

high variety

[Subentry of variety]

Fr    variété puriste, variété standard

Antonym(s): low variety, vernacular variety

Related term(s): diglossia, Received Pronunication

Domain: Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 218; ELL: 926 (superposed variety), 5130; Fasold 1987: 35 (High dialect); Ferguson 1959: 327; Finch 2000: 219; Gumperz & Hymes 1972: 241; Halliday 1978: 156 (high variant); Holmes 1992: 32; Hudson 1996: 49-50; Matthews 1997: 98 (high form); Richards etal. 1992: 108 (= H-variety); Saville-troike 1982: 57


English word list

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  hiatus
  hierarchic(al)
  hierarchical module
  hierarchically
  hierarchy
  high
  high functional load
  highlight
  high-pitched
  histoire
  historical
  historical semantics
  history
  hold
  hole

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