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French word list

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  élargir
  élargissement1
  élargissement2
  élatif
  élément
  élément coordonné
  élément initial
élément postiche
  élément récursif
  élément verbal
  élider
  élision
  ellipse
  elliptique
  élocutif

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English

dummy symbol

[Subentry of dummy1, symbol3]

Fr    élément postiche, explétif2, mot explétif, symbole postiche

Synonym(s): dummy2, dummy element, expletive2, floating element, prop, prop word

Domain: Generative / Transformational Grammar

Source(s): Chomsky 1965: 122; Crystal 2003: 152; Palmatier 1972: 49; Weinreich 1980: 144


English word list

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  drill
  drum
  dual
  dubitative
  dummy1
  dummy2
  dummy subject
  duration
  durative
  dvandva compound
  dynamic1
  dynamic2
  dynamic accent
  dynamic tone
  dynamics

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