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fusion

Eng    coalescence, contraction2, fusion

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Synonym(s): coalescence, contraction2

Related term(s): amalgame, assimilation double, assimilation réciproque, contamination, contraction1, crase, cumul, signifiant amalgamé

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Bally 1950: 187; Bouquiaux & Thomas 1976: 160 (amalgame); Dubois etal. 1994: 212; MacKay 1989: 39, 75 (aussi "fusionnement", "confusion"); Nash 1968: 23 (fusionnement); Pike & Pike 1995[trans.]: 193 (fusion complète), 197; Pollock 1997: 75 (GB)


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coalescence
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