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  adjacence
  adjacent (à)
  adjectif1
  adjectif2
  adjectif absolu
  adjectif exclamatif
  adjectif gradable
  adjectif transitif
  adjectival1
  adjectival2
  adjectivé
  adjectiv(is)ateur
  adjectiv(is)ation
  adjoindre
  adjoint

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descriptive adjective

[Subentry of adjective1, descriptive]

Fr    adjectif qualificatif

Synonym(s): qualifying adjective

Related term(s): complement1

Source(s): Cook 1969: 107; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 54


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  derive
  derived
  derived meaning
  derived subject
  describe
  description
  descriptive
  descriptive meaning
  descriptive use
  descriptively adequate grammar
  descriptivism
  desemantization
  desiderative
  designate
  designator

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