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  constituant1
  constituant2
  constituant immédiat (CI)
  constituer
  constrictif
  constriction
  constrictive
construction
  construction à double objet
  contact
  contamination
  contaminer
  conte
  contenu1
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construction

Fr    construction, syntagme1, syntaxème, unité syntaxique

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Synonym(s): syntactic construction, syntactic unit, syntaxeme

Related term(s): constituent3, hierarchy, layer, member, syntagmeme, syntax

Domain: Syntax

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 27, 199; Bloomfield 1933: 184; Collinge 1990: 98-99; Cook 1969: 21 (= syntagmeme); Crystal 2003: 102; Dineen 1967: 60; Doke 1935: 78; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 210, 214; ELL: 5106 (# 1); Greimas 1983[trans.]: 116; Hamp 1963: 22-23; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 51; Hudson 1996: 21; Lyons 1977: 240; Matthews 1981: 2; Matthews 1997: 71 (also "Construction Grammar"); Nash 1968: 43 (formation), 84; Palmatier 1972: 34; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 47; Pike & Pike 1982: 25; Saussure 1959[trans.]: 178; Trask 1993: 58, 273

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  constituent-structure grammar
  constitute
  constitutive locator
  constraint
  constraints
  constricted
  constriction
construction
  construction marker
  consultant
  consultative style
  contact
  contact vernacular
  contaminate
  contamination

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