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  lieu commun
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momentary1

Fr    limitatif, momentané2, ponctuel2

adj

Synonym(s): punctual

Antonym(s): continuative

Type of: aspect2

Related term(s): punctuality

Source(s): DIK I 1997: 111 (momentaneous); ELL: 5162; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 21; Nash 1968: 144; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 138 (momentary aspect); Quirk etal. 1985: 208 (momentary act, momentary event)


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  modification2
  modified (by)
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  modular device
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  modularity of mind
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