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  circonlocution
  circonstance
  circonstanciel1
  circonstanciel2
  circonstancielle
  circonstancielle causale
  circonstancielle de comparaison
circonstancielle de condition
  circonstancielle hypothétique
  circonstant1
  circonstant2
  circonstant de lieu
  circonstant de temps
  circulaire
  circularité

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conditional clause

[Subentry of clause1, conditional1]

Fr    circonstancielle de condition, circonstancielle hypothétique, proposition conditionnelle, proposition de condition, proposition hypothétique, proposition hypothétique, subordonnée conditionnelle

Type of: adverbial clause

Related term(s): antecedent1, apodosis, consequent, protasis

Domain: Syntax

Source(s): Comrie 1985: 118; Crystal 2003: 94; DIK I 1997: 400; Doke 1935: 75; ELL: 5105; Givon 1984: 828f. (also "irrealis conditional clause", "counter-fact conditional clause", "concessive conditional clause"); Halliday & Hasan 1976: 134; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 47, 106 (= hypothetical clause); Matthews 1997: 67; Nash 1968: 40 (proposition conditionnée); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 94 (hypothetical clause); Quirk etal. 1985: 1088-1097; Richards etal. 1992: 76; Trask 1993: 55


English word list

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  condensation
  condense
  condition1
  condition2
  condition of generality
  condition3
  conditional1
  conditional mood
  conditional2
  conditioned
  conditioned response
  conditioning1
  conditioning2
  conditions
  conduction aphasia

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