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  mot
  mot à mot
  mot accessoire
  mot de classe fermée
  mot graphique
  mot indexical
  mot onomatopéique
mot pivot
  mot savant
  mot simple
  mot vide
  mot-clé
  mot-gigogne
  motif
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pivot

Fr    mot pivot

nS

Synonym(s): pivot word

Related term(s): language acquisition

Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 355
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


ELL: 5157
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


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  pidgin
  pidginization
  pidginized
  pied-piping
  pinpointing
  pitch1
  pitch2
pivot
  pivot word
  place1
  place2
  place adverbial
  place name
  placement
  plain1

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