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  air
  aire
  aire de Broca
  aire de Wernicke
  ajout
  ajouter
  Aktionsart
aléatoire
  aléthique
  alexie
  algorithme
  A-libre
  A-lié
  aliénable
  allatif

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contingent

Fr    aléatoire, contingent

adj

Synonym(s): random

Antonym(s): necessary

Related term(s): potential1

Domain: Logic

Source(s):

Cruse 1986: 191 (contingent ordering)
CRUSE, D.A. (1986) Lexical Semantics. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Lyons 1971: 301
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


Lyons 1977: 791 (contingent truth)
LYONS, John. (1977) Semantics. Vols. 1 & 2. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


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  contextual information
  contextual meaning
  contextualism
  contextualization
  contiguity
  contiguous (to)
  contingency
contingent
  continuant1
  continuant2
  continuative
  continuity
  continuous1
  continuous2
  continuum

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