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  opérande
  opérateur
  opération1
  opération2
  opérationnel
  opératoire
  opposant
opposition
  opposition (phonologique)
  opposition tonale
  oppositionnel
  optatif
  optimal
  option
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opposition

Fr    opposition

nS

Synonym(s): contrast2

Antonym(s): contrast1

Related term(s): choice, commutation, dichotomy, paradigm, paradigmatic axis

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 20; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 27 (opposition of meaning); Eggins 1994: 200-201; Greimas 1983[trans.]: 20-21; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 158; Lyons 1977: 279; MacKay 1989: 200; Martin & Ringham 2006: 174 (= contrariety); Martinet 1964[trans.]: 36; Matthews 1997: 258; Nash 1968: 162; Nöth 1990: 193-194; Richards etal. 1992: 258; Saussure 1959[trans.]: 19; Trask 1996: 92-93

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  operand
  operation1
  operation2
  operational
  operational organization
  operator
  opponent
opposition
  optative
  optimal
  option
  optional
  optional rule
  optionality
  oracy

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