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  logophorique
  logorhée
  loi
  loi de Grassmann
  loi de Grimm
  loi de litote
  loi de Verner
loi de Zipf
  loi d'exhaustivité
  long
  longueur
  loyalisme linguistique
  loyauté
  luette
  machine de Turing

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Zipf's law

Fr    loi de Zipf

Related term(s): economy, economy principle, frequency (of occurrence), least-effort principle, rank2

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 847; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 259; Kess 1992: 245; Lyons 1971: 89-90; Matthews 1997: 409; Nöth 1990: 140; Searle 1969: 59-60; Trask 1993: 309-310 (Ziff's Law)


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  zero affix
  zero anaphora
  zero element
  zero ending
  zero(-)derivation
  zero-valent
  zeugma
Zipf's law
  zone
  zoosemiotics


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