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  alvéopalatal
  alvéopalatale
  amalgame
  amalgamé
  s'amalgamer
  ambigu
  ambiguïté
  ambisyllabique
  amélioration
  aménagement du corpus linguistique
  aménagement du statut des langues
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lexical ambiguity

[Subentry of ambiguity, lexical]

Fr    ambiguïté lexicale, ambiguïté sémantique

Synonym(s): semantic ambiguity

Related term(s): homonym clash, homonymy, loss by collision, polysemy

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 247; Crystal 2003: 22; Kroeger 2005: 27; Lyons 1977: 397; Matthews 1997: 15, 204; Palmatier 1972: 9 (= referential ambiguity, morphological ambiguity); Richards etal. 1992: 15; Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 118; Trask 1993: 13; Wales 1989: 19


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  level of phrase structure
  levelling
  level-skipping
  lexeme
  lexia2
  lexical
  lexical access
  lexical choice
  lexical creativity
  lexical form
  lexical insertion
  lexical interference
  lexical meaning
  lexical module
  lexical morpheme

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