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CLEARPOND: Cross-Linguistic Easy-Access Resource for Phonological and Orthographic Neighborhood Densities

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(a) Word frequency (per million) across Dutch, English, French, German, and Spanish.

Equating corpus sizes (left) resulted in average word frequencies that were comparable across languages; size-equated corpora were thus used in all further analyses. If, instead, corpus size was defined only by a frequency threshold (right), differences in average word frequency emerged. (b) Word frequency distributions for each language, using equivalent corpus sizes.

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