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  caractéristique
  cardinal1
  cardinal2
  cardinal3
  caritif
  carré
  cartilage
  cartilage épiglottique
  cas1
  cas2
  cas inhérent
  cas profond
  cas régime
  cas structural
  casuel

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English

hole in the pattern

Fr    case vide

nS

Synonym(s): gap

Related term(s): defective distribution, pattern congruity

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 196 (= accidental gap), 340; Hamp 1963: 31; Nash 1968: 98; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 92; Trask 1996: 172


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  high-pitched
  histoire
  historical
  historical semantics
  history
  hold
  hole
hole in the pattern
  hollow
  holonym
  holonymy
  holophrase
  holophrastic
  holophrastic language
  homeostasis1

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