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[in contrast to DEEP basilectal] adj. standard (language variety): 1963 All Acklins Islanders talk "deep", as they put it, compared to the "shallow" talk of outsiders (Cottman 50).


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Last update: 2011-08-17 17:41
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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