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  consonne labio(-)dentale
  consonne latente
  consonne matte
  consonne pharyngalisée
  consonne rétroflexe
  consonne sonore
  consonne sourde
  consonne syllabique
  consonne uvulaire
  consonne vélaire
  consonne vélarisée
  consonne vibrante
  constante
  constatation
constatif

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constative

Fr    constatif

adj

Antonym(s): performative1

Domain: Speech-Act Theory

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 99; Finch 2000: 181

nS

Synonym(s): constative utterance

Antonym(s): performative2

Type of: speech act

Related term(s): affirmation, affirmative, assertion1, declaration, polarity, positive, statement

Domain: Speech-Act Theory

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 175; Levinson 1983: 229; Matthews 1997: 70; Mclaughlin 1984: 63; Richards etal. 1992: 270; Searle 1969: 68; Searle 1979: 17

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English word list

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  consonant1
  consonant2
  consonant shift
  consonantal1
  consonantal2
  consonant-cluster reduction
  constant
constative
  constellation
  constituency grammar
  constituent1
  constituent2
  constituent-structure constraint
  constituent-structure grammar
  constitute

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