• Dialectology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dialectology Dialectology (from Greek διάλεκτος, dialektos, "talk, dialect"; and -λογία, -logia) is the scientific study of linguistic dialect, a sub-field of ...
  • Dialectology - Definition and Examples

    grammar.about.com/od/d/g/Dialectology.htm Definition: The scientific study of dialects, or the regional differences in a language. Although to some extent an autonomous discipline, dialectology is ...
  • dialectology | linguistics | Britannica.com

    www.britannica.com/science/dialectology Dialectology, the study of dialects. Variation most commonly occurs as a result of relative geographic or social isolation and may affect vocabulary, grammar, or ...