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  déroulement
  désambiguïsation
  désambiguiser
  désarrondissement
  descendant1
  descendant2
  descriptif
description
  description indéfinie
  description structurale
  description synchronique
  descriptive
  descriptivisme
  désémantisation
  désidératif

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description

Fr    description

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Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 245-246 (Description Theory of reference); Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 32; Benveniste 1971[trans.]: 19; Comrie 1981: 11; Crystal 2003: 133; Dell 1980[trans.]: 13; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 194; ELL: 5111; Finch 2000: 1; Greimas 1983[trans.]: 163; Levinson 1983: 170 ("theory of descriptions"); Nash 1968: 53, 55 (also "delineation"); Palmatier 1972: 66 (grammatical description)

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  derivational suffix
  derivative
  derive
  derived
  derived meaning
  derived subject
  describe
description
  descriptive
  descriptive meaning
  descriptive use
  descriptively adequate grammar
  descriptivism
  desemantization
  desiderative

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