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  gémination
  géminé
  géminée
  gencives
  généalogie
  généalogique
  général
généralisation
  généralisation de Burzio
  généralisation significative
  généralité
  génératif
  génération
  générativiste
  générer

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generalization

Fr    généralisation

nS

Antonym(s): specialization

Related term(s): generic, induction, overgeneralization, rule, simplicity

Source(s): Arndt & Janney 1987: 28 (generalizability); Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 27; Crystal 2003: 197-198; Givon 1984: 266; Hjelmslev 1961[trans.]: 68-69 (principle of generalization); Hock 1986: 26; Labov 1994: 12; Lyons 1977: 264; Nash 1968: 88; Palmatier 1972: 60; Quirk etal. 1985: 15; Richards etal. 1992: 153-154; Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 49 (degree of generalization); Searle 1975: 72; Siertsema 1955: 207 (principle of generalization); Trask 1993: 115; Trask 1996: 154-155; Weinreich 1980: 53

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  gemination
  gender
  genealogical
  genealogy
  general
  general stylistics
  generality
generalization
  generalized phrase structure grammar (GPSG)
  generate
  generation
  generative
  generative rule
  generative(-)transformational grammar
  generativist

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