STP806: What Happens to Terms That Have Failed Standardization? They Live On and Proliferate in Dictionaries

    Duquet-Picard, D
    Ph.D. student in linguistics, Universit,

    Pages: 10    Published: Jan 1983


    Abstract

    Terminology standardization methods do not take into account all the specialized terms that are made up or derived from rejected or deprecated terms. Those illegitimate terms cause problems to the language expert wishing to use a standardized terminology. Some solutions are proposed in order to improve both terminology standards and specialized dictionaries.

    Keywords:

    terminology, standardization, standards, standardization file, terminological lexicography, deprecated terms


    Paper ID: STP30142S

    Committee/Subcommittee: E02.10

    DOI: 10.1520/STP30142S


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