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  triphtongue
  triptote
  trisyllabe
  trisyllabique
  trivalent
  trivial
  trochée
troncation1
  troncation2
  tronqué
  tronquer
  trope
  tropic
  tropologie
  trou

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clipping

Fr    troncation

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Related term(s): abbreviated form, abbreviation, reduction3, shortening

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 69; Crystal 2003: 1 (also "clipped form"); ELL: 5164 (= reduction), 5029 (also "clipped form"); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 38; Hock 1986: 195; Matthews 1997: 56; Palmatier 1972: 143; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 41 (clipped word); Quirk etal. 1985: 1580-1581; Trask 1993: 46; Wales 1989: 67


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  cleft
  clefting
  cliché
  click1
  click2
  climax
  clinical linguistics
clipping
  clitic
  clitic climbing
  clitic doubling
  cliticization
  close1
  close2
  closed2

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