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  populaire
  population
  portée
  porter sur
  posé
  positif1
  positif2
position
  position A
  position A-barre
  position argumentale
  position thématique
  positionnel
  positivisme
  possédé

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position

Fr    position

nS

Related term(s): place1, slot

Source(s): Bouquiaux & Thomas 1992 [trans.]: 118; Crystal 2003: 360; DIK 1978: 175f.; Dineen 1967: 266; ELL: 5158; Hamp 1963: 47-48, 66; Kroeger 2005: 15-16 (position class, position class chart); Levinson 1983: 348-349 (CA); MacKay 1989: 210; Matthews 1997: 287; Nash 1968: 185; Quirk etal. 1985: 49-51, 490f.; Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 70 (= place); Trask 1996: 240 (neutral position)

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English word list

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  polysyllabic
  polysyllable
  polysyndeton
  popular
  popularization
  population
  portmanteau
position
  positional
  positive
  positive polarity item (PPI)
  positivism
  possessed
  possession
  possessive

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