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  auditoire
  augment
  augmentatif
  auteur
  autocorrection
  autodominant
  auto-enchâssant
auto-enchâssement
  automate
  automate fini
  autonome1
  autonome2
  autonomie2
  autonomisé
  autonyme

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center-embedding

Fr    auto-enchâssement

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Synonym(s): layering, nesting2, self-embedding1

Related term(s): embedding, loopback, nested dependency

Domain: Generative / Transformational Grammar

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 218; Crystal 2003: 159; ELL: 5169; Kess 1992: 124 (also "left-embedding", "right-embedding")


English word list

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  causative
  causative verb
  causativity
  cavity
  c-command1
  c-command2
  cedilla
  cell
  Celtic language
  cenematics
  ceneme
  center1
  center2
  center of interest
center-embedding

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