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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

floating element

[Subentry of element1, floating]

Fr    élément postiche, explétif2, mot explétif, symbole postiche

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

Source(s): Hartmann & Stork 1972: 81; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 75


English word list

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  fixed stress language
  flap1
  flap2
  flapped
  flapping
  flashback
  flat
  floating quantifier
  flout
  fluency
  fluently
  focal point
  focalization
  focalized
  focalizer

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