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The branch of linguistics that involves the study of regional variations of speech forms. Also called dialect geography.
linguistic geographer n.
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(Linguistics) the study of the distribution of dialectal speech elements
linguistic geographer n
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the study of regional variation in a language or dialect.
linguis′tic geog′rapher, n.
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