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linguisticsweb:glossary:linguistics_glossary:diachroniccorpus [2013/07/25 13:38] (current)
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 +====== diachronic corpus ======
  
 +Contains language data collected from different time periods , as opposed to a synchronic corpus. Such a corpus can be used to investigate language change ; typically contains only written language data. Also referred to as historical corpus. ​