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  variante de signifié
  variante régionale
  variante sociale
  variation1
  variation2
  variation diaphasique
  variation diastratique
variation diatopique
  variation paramétrique
  variation sociale
  variation3
  variation4
  variationniste
  varier
  variété1

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regional variation

[Subentry of language variation, regional]

Fr    variation diatopique, variation géographique

Synonym(s): geographical variation

Related term(s): regional variant

Domain: Dialectology

Source(s):

Collinge 1990: 922 (areal variation)
COLLINGE, N. E. (1990) An Encyclopaedia of Language. London: Routledge.


Holmes 1992: 134-135
HOLMES, Janet. (1992) An Introduction to Sociolinguistics. New York: Longman. (SL)


Quirk etal. 1985: 16-17
QUIRK, Randolph, GREENBAUM, Sidney, LEECH, Geoffrey, & SVARTNIK, Jan. (1985) A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman.


Richards etal. 1992: 312
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Saville-troike 1982: 83-84 (regional variety)
SAVILLE-TROIKE, Muriel. (1982) The Ethnography of Communication: An Introduction. Baltimore: University Park Press. (EC)


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  reflexivity1
  reflexivity2
  reflexivization
  reflexivization transformation
  reformulation
  regional
  regional variant
regional variation
  regionalism
  register1
  register2
  register difference
  regressive
  regular
  regular grammar

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