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diminutif
  diminution
  diphtongaison
  diphtongue
  diphtonguer
  diplomatique
  direct
  directif
  direction
  directionnel
  discontinu1
  discontinu2
  discontinu3
  discontinuité
  discours1

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diminutive

Fr    diminutif

adj

Antonym(s): augmentative

Source(s): Brown & Levinson: 109, 157 (diminutivizing adjective, diminutivizing adverb); Crystal 2003: 139; Kroeger 2005: 255; Matthews 1997: 98; Nash 1968: 58 (diminutive name); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 57 (diminutive aspect); Richards etal. 1992: 109

nS

Antonym(s): augmentative

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 139; Doke 1935: 92; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 67; Kroeger 2005: 255; Matthews 1997: 98; Nash 1968: 58; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 57; Quirk etal. 1985: 1584; Richards etal. 1992: 109; Trask 1993: 82; Welmers 1973: 167

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  diglossia
  diglossic
  digraph
  dilation
  dimension
  dimensional
  diminution
diminutive
  diphthong
  diphthongization
  diphthongize
  diplomatics
  direct
  direct case
  direct theta-marking

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