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  moyen3
  muet
  multidimensionnel
  multilingue
  multilinguisme
  multiple
  multipropositionnel
multivocité
  mutabilité
  mutabilité du signe
  mutation
  mutuel
  mutuellement
  mythe
  mythographie

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polysemia

Fr    multivocité, polysémie

nS

Synonym(s): polysemy

Antonym(s): monosemy

Related term(s): extension2, extension of meaning, semantic extension, sense2

Domain: Semantics

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 359; ELL: 3227-3228; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 179-180


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  polyglot
  polyglottism
  polymorphemic
  polyphonic
  polyphonic organization
  polyphonous
  polyphony
polysemia
  polysemic
  polysemous
  polysemy
  polysyllabic
  polysyllable
  polysyndeton
  popular

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