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  assertion
  assibilation
  assibiler
  assignation
  assignation de cas
  assigner (à)
  assimilation
  assimilation (linguistique)
  s'assimiler (à)
  associatif1
  association
  Association Phonétique Internationale
  associer (à)
  assonance
  assourdi

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distance assimilation

[Subentry of assimilation]

Fr    assimilation à distance, dilation

Synonym(s): dilation, distant assimilation, incontinguous assimilation, non-contiguous assimilation

Antonym(s): contact assimilation, contiguous assimilation, juxtapositional assimilation

Related term(s): mutation, vowel harmony

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 38; Lehmann 1992: 195 (assimilation at a distance); Onishi 1981: 61 (assimilation at a distance)


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  dislocation1
  displacement
  dispositio
  disposition
  disprove
  dissimilation
  distal
  distant
  distinction
  distinctive
  distinctive feature
  distinctive tone
  distinctiveness
  distinguish
  distinguisher

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