language death


noun Linguistics.

the complete displacement of one language by another in a population of speakers.

Nearby words

  1. langtry,
  2. langtry, lillie,
  3. language,
  4. language acquisition device,
  5. language arts,
  6. language isolate,
  7. language laboratory,
  8. language planning,
  9. language school,
  10. language transfer

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