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  accessible
  accident
  accidentel
  accolades
  accolement
  accommodation1
accommodation2
  accompagnement
  accompli
  accord
  s'accorder avec
  acculturation
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assimilation

Fr    accommodation2, assimilation1

nS

Synonym(s): accommodation2, adaptation

Antonym(s): dissimilation

Related term(s): absorption, attraction, coarticulation, metaphony

Domain: Phonology

Source(s):

Akmajian etal. 1984: 123
AKMAJIAN, Adrian, DEMERS, Richard A., & HARNISH, Robert M. (1984) Linguistics: An Introduction to Language and Communication, 2nd Ed. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.


Chomsky 1965: 175-176 (rule of assimilation)
CHOMSKY, Noam. (1965) Aspects of the Theory of Syntax. Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press. (GG)


Crystal 2003: 38
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 175
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 


Finch 2000: 43, 61
FINCH, Geoffrey. (2000) Linguistic Terms and Concepts. New York: St. Martin's Press.


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 21
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Hock 1986: 61
HOCK, Hans Henrich. (1986) Principles of Historical Linguistics. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (HL)


Lehmann 1992: 194
LEHMANN, Winfred P. (1992) Historical Linguistics, 3rd Edition. London: Routledge. (HL)


MacKay 1989: 139
MACKAY, Ian. (1989) Phonetics and Speech Science. A Bilingual Dictionary. Dictionnaire Bilingue de la Phonétique et des Sciences de la Parole. New York/Bern: Peter Lang. (PH)


Matthews 1974: 101
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1974) Morphology: An introduction to the theory of word-study. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (MO)


Matthews 1997: 28
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 17
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Onishi 1981: 60-63
ONISHI, Masao. (1981) A Grand Dictionary of Phonetics. Tokyo: The Phonetic Society of Japan.  (PH)


Palmatier 1972: 13
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)


Richards etal. 1992: 23
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Trask 1996: 36-37
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)


Wales 1989: 38-39
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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English word list

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  assibilate
  assibilation
  assign (a value to)
  assign (to)
  assignment1
  assignment2
  assimilate (to)
assimilation
  associate (with)
  association
  associative1
  associative2
  associative construction
  assonance
  assume

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