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  nœud-barrière
  nœud-borne
  nom1
  nom2
  nom d'agent
  nom déverbal
  nom épicène
  nombre
  nomenclature
  nominal1
  nominal2
  nominalisateur
  nominalisation
  nominaliser
  nominant

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English

proper noun

[Subentry of noun1, proper]

Fr    nom propre

Synonym(s): proper name

Antonym(s): common noun

Related term(s): count noun, countable noun, eponym, non-count noun, uncountable noun, unit noun

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 91; Crystal 2003: 376; Dineen 1967: 92; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 250-251 (also "logical proper noun"); ELL: 5161; Finch 2000: 109; Halliday & Hasan 1976: 41-42; Halliday 1994: 189; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 187; Matthews 1997: 300; Nash 1968: 194; Palmatier 1972: 138; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 177; Quirk etal. 1985: 246; Richards etal. 1992: 297; Trask 1993: 222


English word list

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  prop 'it'
  prop word
  propagate
  propagation
  proparoxytone
  proper
  proper government
  property
  proportion
  proportional
  proportional analogy
  proportionality
  propose
  proposition
  propositional

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