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  expiratoire
  explétif1
  explétif2
  explétif 'il'
  explicabilité
  explicatif1
  explicatif2
explication
  explication téléologique
  explicative
  explicitation
  explicite
  expliciter
  expliquer1
  expliquer2

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explanation

Fr    explication

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Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 32; Comrie 1981: 1; Croft 1990: 246f. (linguistic explanation); Dineen 1967: 167; ELL: 1314-1315 (functional explanation); Finch 2000: 1; Greimas 1983[trans.]: 166 (explication of text); Hock 1986: 536-537; Levinson 1983: 40; Longacre 1983: 295; Lyons 1971: 267; Nash 1968: 74 (= explication); Palmatier 1972: 54; Quirk etal. 1985: 932; Searle 1969: 15; Searle 1979: 4-5

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  experiencer
  experiential approach
  experiment
  expert systems
  expiration
  explain1
  explain2
explanation
  explanatory
  expletive1
  expletive2
  expletive3
  expletive pronoun
  explicature
  explicit

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