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  élaboré
  élagage
  élargir
  élargissement1
  élargissement2
  élatif
  élément
  élément coordonné
  élément initial
  élément postiche
  élément récursif
  élément verbal
  élider
  élision
ellipse

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ellipsis

Fr    ellipse

nS

Antonym(s): pleonasm, tautology

Type of: scheme3

Related term(s): brachylogy, deletion, elide, elision, gapping, omission, pseudogapping, substitution

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 66-69; Brown & Levinson: 111-112; Clark & Clark 1977: 16-17; Crystal 2003: 159; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 277; Eggins 1994: 152; ELL: 5116 (= abbreviation, contraction, reduction); ERC: 211; Finch 2000: 203; Halliday & Hasan 1976: 142ff.; Halliday 1994: 92-93, 309-310; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 76; Hock 1986: 193; Kroeger 2005: 37, 344; Lyons 1977: 589; Martin & Ringham 2006: 74; Matthews 1981: 38; Matthews 1997: 111; Palmatier 1972: 50; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 64; Quirk etal. 1985: 82, 883-884; Radford 1988: 82, 98 (also "gapping"); Richards etal. 1992: 121; Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 157; Trask 1993: 89; Wales 1989: 138-139; Weinreich 1980: 68

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  elementary organization form
  elementary transformation
  elicit
  elicitation
  elicited
  elide
  elision
ellipsis
  ellipsis transformation
  elliptical
  elocutio
  elocution
  embed
  embedded
  embedded question

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