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  écrire1
  écrire2
  écrit1
  écrit2
  écriture1
  écriture2
  éducateur
effacement
  effacement dans COMP
  effacement de NP identique
  effacer
  effectif
  effectuer
  effet
  effet de définitude

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English

deletion

Fr    effacement, suppression

nS

Antonym(s): copy1

Related term(s): addition1, ellipsis, expansion2, permutation, substitution, transformation

Domain: Generative / Transformational Grammar

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 313; Chomsky 1981: 86; Chomsky 1982: 19-20; Cook 1969: 55; Crystal 2003: 128 (also "deletion transformation"); DIK I 1997: 19; ELL: 5111; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 60; Kuno 1987: 5; Mackay 1989: 226 (dropping, elision); Matthews 1997: 90 (also "deletion under identity"); Nash 1968: 53; Palmatier 1972: 40-41; Pike & Pike 1982: 315-316 (also "optional deletion"); Richards etal. 1992: 101; Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 215f.; Trask 1993: 76

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English word list

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  deictic1
  deictic2
  deixis
  delabialization
  delay
  delayed
  delete
deletion
  deletion in COMP
  deletion transformation
  deliberative genre
  delicacy
  delimit
  delimitation
  delimitative

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