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  ponctuel2
  populaire
  population
  portée
  porter sur
  posé
  positif1
positif2
  position
  position A
  position A-barre
  position argumentale
  position thématique
  positionnel
  positivisme

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English

positive degree

[Subentry of degree1, positive]

Fr    positif2

Synonym(s): absolute degree

Type of: degree1, degree of comparison

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 361; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 60; Matthews 1997: 287 (positive adjective, positive adverb); Nash 1968: 185; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 172; Trask 1993: 211


English word list

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  popular
  popularization
  population
  portmanteau
  position
  positional
  positive
  positive polarity item (PPI)
  positivism
  possessed
  possession
  possessive
  possessive compound
  possessor
  possibility

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