from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The type of language produced by nonnative speakers in the process of learning a second language or foreign language.
- n. A lingua franca.
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- n. A language created by students of a foreign language, incorporating aspects of their own language.
- n. A common language used by speakers of different languages.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a common language used by speakers of different languages
inter- + language (Wiktionary)