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  voyelle rétroflexe
  voyelle sombre
  voyelle tonique
  vrai
  vraisemblable
  vulgaire
  vulgarisation
xénisme
  xénolecte
  yod
  yodisation
  zéro
  zeugma
  zeugme
  zézaiement

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foreignism

Fr    xénisme

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Related term(s): borrowing2, loan, nativization

Source(s): Hartmann & Stork 1972: 9 (= alienism); Nash 1968: 83; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 75; Vachek 1966: 70 (also "synchronistic foreignism", "diachronistic foreignism")


English word list

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  foot
  footnote
  force
  foreground
  foregrounding
  foreign
  foreigner talk
foreignism
  forensic genre
  form1
  form2
  formal1
  formal2
  formalism
  formality

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