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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The condition of having the tongue bifid.

Usage examples (9)
  • The sociolinguistic situation of Arabic in modern times provides a prime example of the linguistic phenomenon of diglossia, which is the normal use of two separate...
  • The part at the end about diglossia and code switching is relevant for me.
  • This paper suggests that diglossia in caste-like Anglo-Saxon societies consisted of OE.sub.
  • As for the classical/colloquial split in Arabic, the last I knew people were starting to think that the diglossia has always been there, that is that both a high and low... for more
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