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  se diphtonguer
  se figer
  se neutraliser
  se propager
  se rapprocher de
  se recouper
  se recouvrir
(se) reporter (à)
  sécable
  secondaire
  secondarité
  section
  segment
  segment minimum/minima
  segmentable

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designate

Fr    (se) reporter (à), désigner, faire référence (à), référer (à), renvoyer (à)

vt

Synonym(s): refer (to)

Related term(s): label2, represent1, signify, stand for

Source(s):

Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 56
BEAUGRANDE, Robert de & DRESSLER, Wolfgang. (1981) Introduction to Text Linguistics. London: Longman. (PR)


Martinet 1964[trans.]: 20
MARTINET, André. (1964 [trans.]) Elements of General Linguistics. Chicago: University of Chicago.  (FM)


Matthews 1997: 94
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


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  descriptive
  descriptive meaning
  descriptive use
  descriptively adequate grammar
  descriptivism
  desemantization
  desiderative
designate
  designator
  designatum
  destination
  deterioration
  deterioration
  determination1
  determination2

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