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  élargissement2
  élatif
  élément
  élément coordonné
  élément initial
  élément postiche
  élément récursif
  élément verbal
  élider
  élision
  ellipse
  elliptique
  élocutif
  élocution
  éloigné

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governor

Fr    élément régisseur, gouverneur, mot régissant, régissant2, terme régissant

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Synonym(s): governed source, relater

Antonym(s): dependent2, governed element

Related term(s): dependency, dependent3, junction, node2, stemma

Domain: Government and Binding, Generative / Transformational Grammar

Source(s): Chomsky 1981: 163, 250; Collinge 1990: 105 (dependency grammar, valency grammar); Crystal 2003: 205-206; ELL: 860, 1454, 5128; Haegeman 1991: 200; Matthews 1997: 149; Richards etal. 1992: 159; Trask 1993: 77, 121 (= controller); Trask 1996: 162


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  governed
  governed element
  governing
  governing category
  government
  government and binding (theory of)
  Government theory
governor
  gradable
  gradable adjective
  gradable term
  gradatio
  gradation
  grade
  grading

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