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

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polysyllabic

Fr    polysyllabe1, polysyllabique

adj

Synonym(s): multisyllabic

Related term(s): disyllabic, monosyllabic, trisyllabic

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 359; Doke 1935: 170; MacKay 1989: 209; Nash 1968: 184; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 172; Richards etal. 1992: 282; Trask 1996: 282

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  polyphonic organization
  polyphonous
  polyphony
  polysemia
  polysemic
  polysemous
  polysemy
polysyllabic
  polysyllable
  polysyndeton
  popular
  popularization
  population
  portmanteau
  position

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