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potential

Fr    éventuel, potentiel1, virtuel

adj

Synonym(s): virtual

Antonym(s): actual

Related term(s): contingent, hypothetical, irrealis, possible, potentiality

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 363 (potential word); Eggins 1994: 22; Halliday 1994: 280-281; Lyons 1971: 119; Lyons 1977: 847; Matthews 1997: 289 (also "potential particle"); Nash 1968: 186; Trask 1993: 213

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  postposing
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  post-tonic
  postulate1
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  postulates
  post(-)velar
potential
  potential marker
  potential mood
  potential sentence
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