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  polygénétique
  polyglossie
  polyglotte
  polymorphémique
  polyphonie
  polyphonique
  polysémie
polysémique
  polysyllabe1
  polysyllabe2
  polysyllabique
  polysyndète
  pomme d'Adam
  ponctualité
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polysemous

Fr    polysémique

adj

Synonym(s): polysemic

Antonym(s): monosemic, monosemous

Domain: Semantics

Source(s): Clark & Clark 1977: 444; Collinge 1990: 152-153; Crystal 2003: 359; ELL: 3227; Hock 1986: 381; Lyons 1977: 552 (polysemous lexeme); Matthews 1997: 285; Nöth 1990: 318; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 171 (= polysemantic); Richards etal. 1992: 282


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