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circonlocution
  circonstance
  circonstanciel1
  circonstanciel2
  circonstancielle
  circonstancielle causale
  circonstancielle de comparaison
  circonstancielle de condition
  circonstancielle hypothétique
  circonstant1
  circonstant2
  circonstant de lieu
  circonstant de temps
  circulaire
  circularité

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circonlocution

Eng    circumlocution, periphrasis2

nFS

Synonym(s): périphrase1

Type of: figure de pensée, figure de style

Domain: Rhetorics

Source(s): Dubois etal. 1994: 85; Mounin 1974: 67


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  circonstant
  circular
  circular reasoning
  circularity
  circumfix
  circumflex1
  circumflex2
circumlocution
  circumstance
  citation
  citation form
  cite
  class1
  class2
  class dialect

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