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  langue objet
  langue primitive
  langue romane
  langue sémitique
  langue sino-tibétaine
  langue slave
  langue supralocale
langue synthétique
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synthetic language

[Subentry of language1, synthetic]

Fr    langue synthétique

Synonym(s): agglutinating language, agglutinative language

Antonym(s): analytic language, isolating language

Type of: language type

Related term(s): inflected language, inflecting language, inflectional language

Domain: Typology

Source(s): Benveniste 1971[trans.]: 96; Croft 1990: 40; Crystal 2003: 452; Dineen 1967: 231; Doke 1935: 208; ELL: 1955, 4814; Hamp 1963: 57; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 231; Kroeger 2005: 22; Lehmann 1992: 97; Lyons 1971: 188; Matthews 1997: 369; Nash 1968: 238; Richards etal. 1992: 179, 370; Trask 1993: 273


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  syntax
  syntaxeme
  synthematics
  syntheme
  synthesis
  synthetic
  synthetic judgment
synthetic language
  synthetic proposition
  synthetic sentence
  synthetic truth
  system1
  system balance
  system of metalinguistic representation
  system2

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