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  pied-piping
  place
  plafond de la bouche
  plan1
  plausibilité
  plausible
  pléonasme
pléonastique
  plérème
  plosif
  plosive
  pluralia tantum
  pluralisateur
  pluralisation
  pluralité

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pleonastic

Fr    pléonastique

adj

Synonym(s): redundant

Related term(s): repetitive, tautological

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 357; Haegeman 1991: 53 (pleonastic 'it'); Matthews 1997: 284 (pleonastically); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 170; Trask 1993: 209-210

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  plain1
  plain2
  plane
  platitude
  plausibility
  play back
  pleonasm
pleonastic
  plereme
  plosion
  plosive1
  plosive2
  plot
  plug
  pluperfect

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