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  figurativisation
  figure
  figuré
  figure de construction
  figure de diction
  figure de mots
  figure de pensée
figure (de rhétorique)
  figure de signification
  figure de style
  figure d'élocution
  figure d'expression
  figurer
  filtrage
  filtre1

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figure (of speech)

Fr    figure (de rhétorique)

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Synonym(s): rhetorical figure

Kinds: figure of thought, metaplasm, scheme3, trope

Related term(s): deviance, deviation, figurative

Domain: Rhetorics

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 407; Beekman & Callow 1974: 124f.; Crystal 2001: 116; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 273ff.; ELL: 1221f.; ERC: 267-271 (also "figuration"); Greimas 1983[trans.]: 90-91; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 84; Lyons 1971: 13; Martin & Ringham 2006: 86; Matthews 1997: 128; Nash 1968: 79; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 73; Richards etal. 1992: 139; Wales 1989: 176-178

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  field1
  field2
  field study
  figura
  figurative
  figurative expression
  figurativization
figure (of speech)
  figure of thought
  file
  filter1
  filter2
  filter3
  filter4
  filtering

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