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  objectif2
  objectivement
  objectivité
  objet
  objet résultatif
  obligatif
  obligation
obligatoire
  oblique
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  observateur
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  obsolescence
  obsolescent
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English

obligatory

Fr    obligatoire

adj

Antonym(s): facultative, optional

Domain: Generative / Transformational Grammar

Source(s): Croft 1990: 234-235 (obligatorification); Crystal 2003: 323; Longacre 1983: 275; Matthews 1981: 125; Matthews 1997: 253 (also "Obligatory Contour Principle", "obligatory valent"); Nash 1968: 135 (mandatory), 159; Palmatier 1972: 113; Weinreich 1980: 282 (obligatoriness)

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  object-control predicate
  objective1
  objective2
  objectively
  objectivity
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  obligative
obligatory
  obligatory rule
  oblique
  oblique question
  observable
  observation
  observer
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