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Define the developmental stages of a pidgin

Fill in the blanks with the following terms:

stabilityinstabilitydevelopmental continuum
lexifiercomplexitystructural complexity
jargonstable pidginextended / expanded pidgin phase
vocabularystable linguistic norms of usagetertiary hybridization
tertiary hybridcreolizegrammar

The stages of pidgin development (:vips 12209:)