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French word list

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  agraphie
  aigu1
  aigu2
  air
  aire
  aire de Broca
  aire de Wernicke
  ajout
  ajouter
  Aktionsart
  aléatoire
  aléthique
  alexie
  algorithme
  A-libre

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English

linguistic area

[Subentry of area, linguistic]

Fr    aire linguistique

Synonym(s): language area, sprachbund

Related term(s): convergence area

Domain: Dialectology, Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 32; Hock 1986: 494; Lehmann 1992: 137; Matthews 1997: 351; Vachek 1966: 26 (language union)


English word list

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  light syllable
  light verb
  limit
  line
  line of verse
  linear
  linear predictive synthesizer
  linearity
  linearly
  lingo
  lingua franca
  lingual
  linguist
  linguistic
  (linguistic) assimilation

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