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  onde
  onde périodique
  onde sonore
  ondulatoire
  onomasiologie
  onomasiologique
  onomastique
onomatopée
  onomatopéique
  ontif
  ontogenèse
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  ontologique
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onomatopoeia

Fr    onomatopée

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Related term(s): echo(-)word, imitation, imitative word, mimetic word, mimicry, onomatopoeic word, sound symbolism

Source(s): Crystal 2001: 313; Dineen 1967: 9; ELL: 4064; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 158 (= sound echoism); Hock 1986: 287; Lyons 1971: 5; Lyons 1977: 101; MacKay 1989: 200; Martin & Ringham 2006: 139; Matthews 1997: 256; Nash 1968: 161; Nöth 1990: 125; Onishi 1981: 383; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 154; Richards etal. 1992: 255 (also "semi-onomatopoeia"); Saussure 1959[trans.]: 69; Trask 1996: 247; Wales 1989: 328-329


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  one-place predicate
  one-to-one correspondence
  on-glide
  onomasiological
  onomasiology
  onomastics
  onomatology
onomatopoeia
  onomatopoeic
  onset
  ontogenesis
  ontogeny
  ontological
  ontology
  opacity1

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