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  langue des signes
  langue désinentielle
  langue en voie de disparition
  langue fille
  langue finno-ougrienne
  langue germanique
  langue holophrastique
  langue internationale
  langue khoisan
  langue nigéro-congolaise
  langue nilo-saharienne
  langue nilotique
  langue objet
  langue primitive
  langue romane

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vernacular2

Fr    langue indigène, langue vernaculaire, vernaculaire2

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Synonym(s): indigenous language

Related term(s): pidgin, pidgin language

Domain: Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 330; Crystal 2003: 491; ELL: 5186; Fasold 1987: 62; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 249; Hock 1986: 405 (also "vernacularization"); Holmes 1992: 80-81; Hudson 1996: 49-50; Nash 1968: 262; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 227-228; Richards etal. 1992: 399-400; Wales 1989: 476

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  verdictive
  veridiction
  veridictory modality
  verifiable
  verification
  verify
  vernacular1
vernacular2
  vernacular variety
  vernacularization
  Verner's law
  verse1
  verse2
  versification
  version

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