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  homophone2
  homophonie
  homophonie absolue
  homophonie partielle
  homorgane
  homorganique
  honorifique
humain
  hybridation
  hybride
  hypallage
  hyperbole
  hypercorrect
  hypercorrection
  hyperonyme

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English

human

Fr    humain

adj

Antonym(s): non-human

Related term(s): animate

Source(s): Givon 1984: 56; Kuno 1987: 179 (also "humanness hierarchy"); Matthews 1997: 165; Nash 1968: 98; Quirk etal. 1985: 772

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  homologous
  homology
  homonym
  homonym(ic) clash
  homonymous
  homonymy
  homophone
  homophonous
  homophony
  homorganic
  honorific1
  honorific2
  hortative
  hortatory
human

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