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  fable
  face
  face à face
  facilité d'élocution
  façon de parler
  facteur
  factif1
  factif2
  factitif1
  factitif2
  factitivité
  factivité
  factualité
  factuel
facultatif

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English

facultative

Fr    facultatif

adj

Synonym(s): optional

Antonym(s): obligatory

Source(s): Croft 1990: 90 (facultative use); Cruse 1986: 162 (facultative relationship); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 89 (facultative variant); Hjelmslev 1961[trans.]: 93 (facultative linguistic entity); Matthews 1997: 125; Nash 1968: 76; Trask 1996: 139; Vachek 1966: 52 (facultative variant)


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  factitive1
  factitive2
  factive
  factivity
  factor
  factual
  factuality
facultative
  fall
  fall on
  falling
  false
  false friend
  falsetto
  falsifiability

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