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  morphotonologie
  mot
  mot à mot
  mot accessoire
  mot de classe fermée
  mot graphique
  mot indexical
  mot onomatopéique
  mot pivot
  mot savant
  mot simple
  mot vide
  mot-clé
  mot-gigogne
  motif

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English

content word

[Subentry of content1, word]

Fr    mot lexical

Synonym(s): contentive, full word, lexical word

Antonym(s): empty word, form word, function word, grammatical word, structure word

Related term(s): lexical meaning, lexical morpheme

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 142; Clark & Clark 1977: 21-22; Crystal 2003: 103; ELL: 5140; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 51 (= notional word, open-class word, autonomous word); Kess 1992: 314; Matthews 1981: 59; Matthews 1997: 72; Richards etal. 1992: 81-82; Wales 1989: 93 (= plereme)


English word list

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  consultative style
  contact
  contact vernacular
  contaminate
  contamination
  content1
  content2
  contentive
  context1
  context2
  contextual
  contextual information
  contextual meaning
  contextualism
  contextualization

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