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  indo-européen1
  indo-européen2
  inductif
  induction
  inégalité
  inessif
  inférence
inférentiel
  inférer
  inférieur
  infinitif1
  infinitif2
  infinitif personnel
  infinitif simple
  infirmer

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inferential

Fr    inférentiel

adj

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 399-400 (also "Inferential Model of Communication"); Comrie 1976: 108-109 (inferential aspect); Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 286 (inferential value); Grimes 1975: 302; Longacre 1983: 253 (inferential (n.), inferential modal); Lyons 1977: 847; Matthews 1997: 178 (also "inferential particle", "inferential inflection"); Nida 1975: 38; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 179 (inferential aspect = putative aspect); Quirk etal. 1985: 638 (inferential conjunct); Richards etal. 1992: 178 (inferential statistics), 306 (inferential comprehension); Sperber & Wilson 1988: 2-3 (also "inferential model of communication"); Trask 1993: 141 (also "inferential (n.)")

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  inequality
  inergative verb
  inessive
  infelicitous
  infelicity
  infer
  inference
inferential
  inferential computation
  infinitival
  infinitive1
  infinitive2
  infix
  infixation
  inflect

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