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  morphotonologie
  mot
  mot à mot
  mot accessoire
  mot de classe fermée
  mot graphique
  mot indexical
  mot onomatopéique
  mot pivot
  mot savant
  mot simple
  mot vide
  mot-clé
  mot-gigogne
  motif

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English

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[Subentry of full, word]

Fr    mot lexical

Synonym(s): content word, contentive, lexical word

Antonym(s): empty word, form word, function word, grammatical word, structure word

Related term(s): lexical meaning, lexical morpheme

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 191; ELL: 5140; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 51 (= notional word, open-class word, autonomous word); Kess 1992: 314; Matthews 1981: 59; Matthews 1997: 138; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 78; Richards etal. 1992: 81-82; Trask 1993: 159; Wales 1989: 93 (= plereme)


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  fronted2
  fronting1
  fronting2
  frontness
  frozen style
  full
  full stop
  function1
  function2
  function3
  function4
  function5
  function chain
  functional1
  functional2

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