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  exposant
  exposé
  expositif
  exposition
  expressif1
  expressif2
  expression1
expression2
  expression3
  expression familière
  expression figurée
  expression référentielle
  expressivité
  exprimabilité
  expurgé

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expression2

Fr    expression2

nS

Synonym(s): form2

Antonym(s): appeal, content1

Related term(s): acoustic image, expressive function1, representation1, sign vehicle, signifiant, significans, signifier, sound image

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 172 (#2; also "expression element", "expression rule"); DIK 1978: 157f. (expression rule); DIK I 1997: 49 (expression rule); Dineen 1967: 12-13; Eggins 1994: 14-15; Halliday 1994: 12, 15; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 81 (a); Lyons 1971: 53-54, 61 (expression-element); Nöth 1990: 185; Onishi 1981: 194-195; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 70 (#1); Trask 1996: 136; Trubetzkoy 1969[trans.]: 14 (= manifestation); Wales 1989: 164 (#2)


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  explosion
  exponence
  exponent
  exposition
  expositive
  expressibility
  expression1
expression2
  expression3
  expressive1
  expressive2
  expressive aphasia
  expressive aphasia
  expressive meaning
  expressivity

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