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plus-que-parfait
  poésie
  poétique1
  poétique2
  poids syllabique
  point
  point culminant
  point de chute
  point de mire
  point de substitution
  point de vue
  points de suspension
  point-virgule
  point-voyelle
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pluperfect

Fr    plus-que-parfait

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Synonym(s): past perfect

Type of: tense1

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

Source(s): Comrie 1976: 53; Comrie 1985: 65f.; Crystal 2003: 342; Doke 1935: 169; ELL: 5157; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 178 (= pluperfect tense, second perfect); Kroeger 2005: 161; Levinson 1983: 77; Lyons 1977: 689; Matthews 1997: 284; Nash 1968: 183 (pluperfect tense); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 170; Trask 1993: 210


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  pleonastic
  plereme
  plosion
  plosive1
  plosive2
  plot
  plug
pluperfect
  plural
  pluralia tantum
  plurality
  pluralization
  pluralizer
  plurilingualism
  plus feature

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