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motivation
  motivation relative
  motivation secondaire
  motivé
  mot-outil
  mot-phrase
  mot-portemanteau
  mot-racine
  mot-tiroir
  mot-valise
  mot-vedette
  mou
  mouillé
  mouillement
  mouillure

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motivation

Fr    motivation

nS

Antonym(s): arbitrariness, conventionality

Source(s): Benveniste 1971[trans.]: 66; Colapietro 1993: 146; Croft 1990: 155 (external motivation), 156 (economic motivation), 165 (iconic motivation); Dineen 1967: 203; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 110f.; ELL: 5147; Hudson 1996: 36 (SL); Martinet 1962: 89; Matthews 1997: 235; Nash 1968: 148; Nöth 1990: 240ff.; Palmatier 1972: 99; Richards etal. 1992: 238 (also "instrumental motivation", "integrative motivation"); Saussure 1959[trans.]: 131f.; Wales 1989: 309-310

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  morphotonemics
  mot
  motherese
  motif
  motion
  motion verb
  motivated
motivation
  motor aphasia
  motto
  mouth
  mouth cavity
  move1
  move2
  move(-)alpha

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