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  adversatif1
  adversatif2
  affaiblissement
  affecté
  affectif
  affermissement
  affinité
affirmatif
  affirmation
  affixal
  affixation
  affixe
  affixer
  affrication
  affriqué

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English

positive

Fr    affirmatif, positif1

adj

Related term(s): assertion1, constative

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 159; Crystal 2003: 361 (also "positive form"); Martin & Ringham 2006: 151; Matthews 1997: 287; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 172 (positive conjunction); Trask 1993: 11

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English word list

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

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