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  finesse
  fixation
  fixe
  fléchage
  flèche
  fléchi
  fléchir
flexion
  flexionnel
  focalisateur
  focalisation1
  focalisation2
  focalisation externe
  focalisation interne
  focalisation3

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English

inflection

Fr    flexion

nS

Kinds: conjugation, declension

Related term(s): affix1, bound form, bound morpheme, composition1, infix, inflectional affix, morphology, prefix1

Domain: Morphology

Source(s): Clark & Clark 1977: 23; Comrie 1981: 42 (also "flection"); Cook 1969: 119; Crystal 2003: 233 (= flexion, accidence; also "inflection phrase" - GB); Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 200; ELL: 5134; Finch 2000: 77-78; Halliday 1994: 28; Hamp 1963: 32; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 112 (= flection, flexion); Hock 1986: 29; Kess 1992: 76-77; Kroeger 2005: 250; Longacre 1983: 243-244; Lyons 1971: 12; Matthews 1974: 74; Matthews 1981: 243; Matthews 1997: 178; Nash 1968: 5 (accidence), 81 (flexion), 106; Palmatier 1972: 74-75; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 101; Quirk etal. 1985: 12 (= accidence); Richards etal. 1992: 179; Trask 1993: 142; Trask 1996: 179 (also "flexion")

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  infinitival
  infinitive1
  infinitive2
  infix
  infixation
  inflect
  inflected
inflection
  inflection [INFL]
  inflectional
  inflectional morpheme
  inflectional morphology
  inflectional suffix
  influence1
  influence2

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