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date: 20 January 2020

Dixon, R. M. W. (1939– ). Australian linguist, 

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics
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P. H. Matthews

originally from Britain, and the founder and director, from 1996 until retirement, of an important Research Centre for linguistic typology, in Canberra and later at La Trobe University in Melbourne. A pioneer from the 1960s in the study of Australian languages, in which his standing was established by an eye-opening account of ... ...

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