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date: 22 November 2018

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Some of the basic terminology for the major entities in morphological study is introduced, focusing on the word and elements within the word. This is done in a way which is deliberately introductory in nature and omits a great deal of detail about the elements that are introduced.

Keywords: word, lexeme, word-form, morpheme, morph, allomorph, formative, affixoid, phonaestheme, morphosyntactic word, phonological word, lexical word, grammatical word, compound, listedness, multi-word expression

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