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isogloss

Saltos de línea: iso|gloss
Pronunciación: /ˈʌɪsə(ʊ)ɡlɒs
 
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Definición de isogloss en inglés:

sustantivo

Linguistics
A line on a map marking an area having a distinct linguistic feature.
Example sentences
  • Such boundaries are called isoglosses and are themselves subjected to various shades of definition.
  • The following map, for example, shows several isoglosses for different grammatical features of Anishinaabemowin.
  • All words belonging to the same isogloss must have sound correspondences and clear similarities in form and meaning.

Origen

early 20th century: from iso- 'equal' + Greek glōssa 'tongue, word'.

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