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  contextualisme
  contextuel
  contigu (à)
  contiguïté
  contiguïté simple
  contingence
  contingent
continu1
  continu2
  continuatif
  continue
  continuité
  continuum
  contoïd
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continuous1

Fr    continu1

adj

Synonym(s): uninterrupted

Antonym(s): discontinuous1, discrete

Source(s): Colapietro 1993: 73; Crystal 2003: 105 (also "non-continuous"), 143 (= non-discrete); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 52 (continuous constituent); Kess 1992: 50 (continuous speech); Labov 1994: 532; Lyons 1977: 78; Matthews 1981: 33; Matthews 1997: 101; Nash 1968: 45; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 48 (continuous script, continuous writing); Quirk etal. 1985: p .543 (continuous frequency); Trask 1993: 62; Weinreich 1980: 305


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  contiguous (to)
  contingency
  contingent
  continuant1
  continuant2
  continuative
  continuity
continuous1
  continuous2
  continuum
  contoid
  contour
  contour tone
  contract
  contracted

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