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  micro-sociolinguistique
  micro-structural
  micro-structure
  microsystème
  mi-fermé
  migration
  mineur
minimal
  minimalisme
  minimum
  minuscule1
  minuscule2
  mi-occlusive
  mi-ouvert
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minimal

Fr    minimal, minimum

adj

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 294 (also "minimality", "minimal word"); DIK II 1997: 386 (minimal response); Haegeman 1991: 152 (minimality); Hamp 1963: 38 (also "minimal contrast"); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 142 (minimal contrast), 221 (minimal stress = weak stress); Matthews 1981: 279 (minimal representation); Matthews 1997: 226 (Minimal Attachment Principle); Nash 1968: 141 (also "minimal contrast"); Trask 1993: 172 (also "minimality"); Trask 1996: 224 (minimal distinctness, minimal word)

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  micro(-)structure
  mid
  middle
  mid-open
  migration
  mimetic word
  mimicry
minimal
  minimal governing category
  minimal grammatical unit
  minimal projection
  minimal segment
  minimal unit of interaction
  minimal-distance principle
  minimalism

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