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  pluralisation
  pluralité
  pluriel
  plurilingue1
  plurilingue2
  plurilinguisme
plus-que-parfait
  poésie
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past perfect

[Subentry of past2, perfect]

Fr    plus-que-parfait

Synonym(s): pluperfect

Related term(s): anteriority, double-compound form, past anterior

Source(s): Comrie 1976: 53; Crystal 2003: 342; Dowty 1986: 37 (past perfect sentence); ELL: 5157; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 178 (= second perfect); Kroeger 2005: 161; Matthews 1997: 271; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 162 (past perfect tense); Richards etal. 1992: 269; Trask 1993: 210


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  patois1
  patois2
  patronymic
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  pattern (as)
  pattern2
  patterning
  paucal
  pause
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  peak of the syllable
  pedagogic(al)
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