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  bruyante
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but1

Eng    purpose2

nMS

Synonym(s): finalité

Related term(s): final2, téléologique

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 98; Bearth 1986: 189 (visée); Dubois etal. 1994: 72; Maingueneau 1996: 22-23; Pike & Pike 1995[trans.]: 254-255; Riegel etal. 1994: 511 (aussi "but positif", "but négatif"); Tesnière 1982: 603

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  punctuality
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  purism
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purpose2
  quadrangular vowel system
  quadrisyllable
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