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  matériel
  matière1
  matière2
  matrice1
  matrice2
  mauvaise articulation
  maximal
maxime
  maxime de modalité
  maximum
  mécanisme
  médial
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maxim

Fr    maxime

nS

Synonym(s): conversational maxim, maxim of conversation

Kinds: maxim of manner, maxim of quality, maxim of quantity, maxim of relation

Related term(s): co(-)operative principle, flout, rule

Domain: Pragmatics

Source(s): Clark & Clark 1977: 122; Collinge 1990: 180; Finch 2000: 160; Grice 1975: 45-46; Grimes 1975: 216; Kess 1992: 167; Leech 1983: 8; Mclaughlin 1984: 25; Nash 1968: 137, 208 (saying)

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  matched guise technique
  material
  mathematical linguistics
  matrix1
  matrix clause
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maxim
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  maximum
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