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  falsification
  familier
  famille
  fausset
  fausseté
  faute
  faux
faux-ami
  feed-back
  femelle
  féminin
  fermé1
  fermé2
  fermeture
  fermeture vélique

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English

faux ami

Borrowed from French.

Fr    faux-ami

nS

Synonym(s): false cognate, false friend

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 176; ELL: 5121; Richards etal. 1992: 136


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faux ami
  favored
  feature
  feature specification
  feedback
  female
  feminine
  feminine rhyme
  fiction
  fidelity
  field1
  field2
  field study
  figura
  figurative

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