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  bref2
  brévité/brièveté
  brièveté
  bruit
  bruyant
  bruyante
  buccal
but1
  but2
  cacologie
  cacophonie
  cacophonique
  cacuminal
  cadencé
  cadence1

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purpose2

Fr    but1, finalité

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Related term(s): teleological

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 5, 91; DIK I 1997: 244; Givon 1984: 132; Halliday & Hasan 1976: 260; Longacre 1983: 106f.; Matthews 1997: 304 (purposive); Nash 1968: 55, 90, 110, 159, 196 (also "destination", "intention" , "objective"); Pike & Pike 1982: 226-227; Quirk etal. 1985: 1108; Schank & Abelson 1977: 101f.


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  punctuality
  punctuation
  punctuation marker
  purism
  purist
  purport
  purpose1
purpose2
  quadrangular vowel system
  quadrisyllable
  qualification1
  qualification2
  qualify
  qualifying
  qualitative

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