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  rejet
  relâché1
  relâché2
  relâchement
  relâchement nasal
  relateur
  relatif1
relatif2
  relation
  relation concession-contre-attente
  relation de repérage
  relation exclusive
  relation moyens-résultat
  relation prédicative
  relation primitive

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English

relative

Fr    relatif2

adj

Antonym(s): absolute

Source(s): Benveniste 1971[trans.]: 19 (relating entity); Bouquiaux & Thomas 1992 [trans.]: 128 (relative noun phrase); Crystal 2003: 394-395 (also "relative adverb", "relative chronology"); Doke 1935: 187-188 (also "relative concord", "relative construction", "relative conjugation"); Halliday 1994: 50 (relative group, relative phrase); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 195 (relative adverb); Lyons 1971: 299 (relative point of reference); Matthews 1997: 316 (relative chronology); Palmatier 1972: 145-147 (relative deduction, relative ordering); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 185 (relative adverb); Quirk etal. 1985: 256 (relative determiner); Trask 1993: 238-239 (relative adverb)

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  relation of location
  relational
  relational antonym
  relational organization
  relation(s)
  relationship
  relationship (between languages)
relative
  relative (clause)
  relative motivation
  relative tense
  relative transformation
  relativity
  relativization
  relativize

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