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  projection2
  projection intermédiaire
  projection minimale
  projeter (sur)
  prolatif
  prolepse
  prolixe
prolixité
  prologue
  prolongation
  prolongé
  promesse
  promissif
  pronom
  pronom explétif

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English

prolixity

Fr    prolixité

nS

Synonym(s): verbosity, wordiness

Antonym(s): brevity

Related term(s): maxim of manner

Domain: Speech-Act Theory

Source(s): ELL: 747-748; Grice 1975: 46; Wales 1989: 286


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  progressive2
  prohibition
  prohibitive
  projection
  prolative
  prolepsis
  prolix
prolixity
  prologue
  prolongation
  prolonged
  prominence
  prominent
  promise
  pronominal1

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