What is another word for dialect atlas?

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[ dˈa͡ɪ͡əlɛkt ˈatləs], [ dˈa‍ɪ‍əlɛkt ˈatləs], [ d_ˈaɪə_l_ɛ_k_t ˈa_t_l_ə_s]

A dialect atlas is a collection of maps that depict the geographical variations in language and pronunciation. There are several alternative terms that can be used to describe a dialect atlas. A linguistic atlas is a broader term that encompasses the study of all languages and dialects. A dialect survey is a type of linguistic atlas that collects data on regional variations in speech. A phonological atlas focuses specifically on the differences in pronunciation. A lexical atlas maps the use of particular words or phrases in different regions. Finally, a topolect atlas is a type of dialect atlas that specifically focuses on mapping dialects in China.

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The dialect atlas is an online resource that allows users to explore and compare the language varieties of the world. The site includes maps, sound recordings, and interviews with speakers of over 100 different languages. The Dialect Atlas was created by the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in collaboration with the University of Edinburgh.

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