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  contrepèterie
  contrôle1
  contrôle2
  contrôle par le sujet
  contrôle par l'objet
  contrôler
  contrôleur
convention
  conventionnel
  convergence1
  convergence2
  conversation
  conversationnel
  converse
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convention

Fr    convention

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Antonym(s): nature

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 399; Arndt & Janney 1987: 45-46; Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 190 (social conventions); Colapietro 1993: 73-74; Crystal 2003: 108; Eco 1979: 17, 204-205 (semiotic convention, cultural convention, iconic convention); Gumperz 1982: 49-50 (pragmatic convention); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 53-54; Kess 1992: 163 (convention of form, convention of meaning); Lyons 1971: 4; Morgan 1978: 261; Nash 1968: 46; Nöth 1990: 211 (cultural convention); Palmatier 1972: 36; Searle 1969: 37; Searle 1979: 66 (horizontal convention vs. vertical convention); Sperber & Wilson 1988: 26

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  contrast (with)
  contrasting value
  contrastive1
  control
  control verb
  controller
  conundrum
convention
  conventional
  conventionality
  conventionalized indirect speech act
  convergence1
  convergence2
  convergence3
  conversation

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