dialect atlas

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Synonyms for dialect atlas

an atlas showing the distribution of distinctive linguistic features

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To these ends, Labov draws on data from two major research projects, a study of the Philadelphia speech community conducted during the 1970s, and a dialect atlas mapping the current state of linguistic changes in progress in the United States and Canada in the 1990s.