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  élément initial
  élément postiche
  élément récursif
  élément verbal
  élider
  élision
  ellipse
elliptique
  élocutif
  élocution
  éloigné
  éloignement
  emblème
  emboîté
  emboîtement1

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elliptical

Fr    elliptique

adj

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 66; Crystal 2003: 159 (also "elided/ellipted"); Longacre 1983: 137; Matthews 1981: 38; Nash 1968: 67; Palmatier 1972: 50 (= elliptic); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 64-65 (also "elliptical construction"); Richards etal. 1992: 121; Wales 1989: 138

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  elicit
  elicitation
  elicited
  elide
  elision
  ellipsis
  ellipsis transformation
elliptical
  elocutio
  elocution
  embed
  embedded
  embedded question
  embedding
  embedding transformation

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