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  auditoire
  augment
  augmentatif
  auteur
  autocorrection
  autodominant
  auto-enchâssant
auto-enchâssement
  automate
  automate fini
  autonome1
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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
AKMAJIAN, Adrian, DEMERS, Richard A., & HARNISH, Robert M. (1984) Linguistics: An Introduction to Language and Communication, 2nd Ed. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.


Crystal 2003: 159
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


ELL: 5169
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Kess 1992: 124 (also "left-embedding", "right-embedding")
KESS, Joseph F. (1992) Psycholinguistics: Psychology, Linguistics and the Study of Natural Language. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (PL)


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  cell
  Celtic language
  cenematics
  ceneme
  center1
  center2
  center of interest
center-embedding
  central
  central meaning
  central node
  central thought process
  centralization
  centralized
  centrifugal

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