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  applicatif2
  application1
  application2
  appliqué
  apposé
  appositif
  apposition
appositive
  appréhender
  appréhension
  apprentissage1
  apprentissage2
  approche
  approche expérientielle
  approprié

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non-defining relative (clause)

[Subentry of relative (clause)]

Fr    appositive, descriptive, explicative, relative appositive, relative explicative, relative non-déterminative, syntagme appositif

Synonym(s): appositional phrase, appositive2, appositive clause, appositive relative (clause), non(-)restrictive relative clause

Antonym(s): defining relative clause, restrictive relative clause

Type of: relative clause

Domain: Syntax

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 395; Halliday 1994: 226-227 (= descriptive); IEL: Vol. III, 333-334; Richards etal. 1992: 100; Trask 1993: 238; Wales 1989: 401 (also "parenthetical relative")


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  non-configurational
  non-consonantal
  non-continuant1
  non-continuant2
  non-coronal
  non-count
  non-covered
  non(-)distinctive
  non(-)distributed
  non-finite verb (form)
  non-flat
  non-front
  non-human
  noninterruptability
  non-native

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