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English: smɛl

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Lexeme data

Language:English
Meaning:smell
Source form:to smell
Phonological form:smɛl
Gloss:
Notes:NE SMOULDER, 'steam, vapor' > 'smell', etym. dub. (Buck 1949: 1024)
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Sources of lexical data

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Source: Makins, M., Isaacs, A. & Adams, D. 1994 [1979]. Collins English Dictionary, Glasgow: HarperCollins.
Pages: 1458
Reliability: High
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Source: Dyen, Isidore Kruskal, Joseph and Black, Paul (1992). An Indoeuropean Classification, a Lexicostatistical Experiment. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society 82/5.
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)

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