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By Manfred Görlach

The 1st dictionary of its type to supply an exhaustive comparative remedy of the impact of English on different ecu languages. overlaying 16 chosen languages from varied language households, entries encompass phrases that are recognizably English in shape and which seem in at the least one of many languages verified. Entries are constructed from a quick definition, by means of a precis paragraph containing a wealth of ancient and linguistic details. Many entries also are observed via a grid summarizing the distribution of the note throughout Europe.

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Some of the occurrences may be national coinages rather than borrowings. , 19608, via Fr (3 tech) Rs—> antidempingovyiadj. Poantydumping M [U] end2oc (2 mod) Cr [antidumping] M[U]mid2Oc(i tech) Bg-

U] 19808 (i tech, jour) Fr (o) Bg aytoripit M [U] 19908 (i tech/coll); <=E> (i writ) Hu (o writ) Gr <=E> 19808 (i writ) autoreverse* n. 'a device which automatically plays the other side of a tape' This is one of a host of terms introduced with the advent of tape recorders, and of limited currency among fans (note that ^autorepeat has a more limited distribution); these terms are not found in COD, being too new or too specialized. Ge [auto:rivg:rs] N [U] 19808 (i tech) Du [=E] C [U] 19808 (i tech) Nw autorevers [settturevjers] [U] 19808 (i tech, jour) Fr [otorivrars/ -raveRs] M, 19808 (i autoscooter 10 tech) It [autorevers] M [U] 19908 (i tech) < creat riavvolgimento automatico Rm <=E>/autorevers [autorevers] N [U] 19708 (i tech) Rs avtorevers M [U] end2oc (i tech) Po [autorevers] M [U] end2oc (i tech) Cr(o) Bgavtorivursl autorevers M [U] 19908 (i tech/coll) Hu (o writ) Al - < khtimautomatik Gr <=E> [otorivers] N, [U] end2oc (i tech) autoscooter* n.

Cp' '(a medical test in sport) designed to test whether illicit substances have been used' Nw [antidu:pirjg] cpVM [U] 19808 (2) Fr (controle) antidoping [atidopirj] 19608 < (controle) antidopage Sp [antidopin] M, pi. 0, 19708 (2 tech) < control antidoping; = control antidopaje It [antidopirjg] M [U] 19608 (i tech>2) = controllo antidoping Rm [antidopirjg] cp2 [U] 19708 (i tech) Rs —> antidopingovyi(kontrol') adj. Po -antydopingowy (test) adj. Cr antidoping M [U] 19808 (2) Bg antidoping M [U] end2oc (3 tech) -» -ov adj.

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