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  nasillement
  natif
  nativisation
  nature
  naturel1
  naturel2
nécessaire
  nécessairement
  nécessité
  négatif
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necessary

Fr    nécessaire

adj

Antonym(s): contingent

Related term(s): a posteriori, a priori

Domain: Logic

Source(s):

Givon 1984: 252 (necessary truth)
GIVON, Talmy. (1984) Syntax: A Functional-Typological Introduction, Vols. I & II. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (SY)


Levinson 1983: 140
LEVINSON, Stephen C. (1983) Pragmatics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (PR)


Nash 1968: 151
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Nöth 1990: 243
NÖTH, Winfried. (1990) Handbook of Semiotics. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.  (SM)


Palmatier 1972: 101 (necessary environment)
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)


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  natural language processing (NLP)
  natural logic
  natural meaning
  naturalness
  nature
  near
  necessarily
necessary
  necessitative
  necessity
  negation
  negative1
  negative2
  negative adverb
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