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  macro-structure
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majeur
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major

Fr    majeur

adj

Antonym(s): minor

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 280-281 (also "major class feature"); Eggins 1994: 172 (major clause); ELL: 5143; Finch 2000: 135 (major (word) class); Hamp 1963: 37 (major set); Hock 1986: 260 (major rule); Kroeger 2005: 37; Matthews 1997: 215 (major class features, major word class); Palmatier 1972: 91 (major class, major feature, major rule); Trask 1996: 215 (major articulator, major pause)

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  macro-sociolinguistics
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major
  major category
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