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appositive
  appréhender
  appréhension
  apprentissage1
  apprentissage2
  approche
  approche expérientielle
  approprié
  appropriété
  approximante
  d'appui
  à-propos
  aptitude
  arbitraire1
  arbitraire2

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non(-)restrictive relative (clause)

[Subentry of non(-)restrictive, 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-defining relative clause

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

Type of: relative clause

Domain: Syntax

Source(s): Comrie 1981: 131-132; Crystal 2003: 395; ELL: 3520; Givon 1984: 648-649; Grimes 1975: 279; Kroeger 2005: 231-232; Lyons 1977: 760; Matthews 1981: 229; Matthews 1997: 246; Palmatier 1972: 107; Quirk etal. 1985: 1245, 1251; Richards etal. 1992: 100; Trask 1993: 238; Wales 1989: 401 ("non-restrictive relative"; also "non-defining relative", "parenthetical relative")


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  non-front
  non-human
  noninterruptability
  non-native
  non-natural meaning
  non-predicative
  non(-)restrictive
  non-rhotic
  non-rhotic accent
  non-rhotic dialect
  non-rounded
  non-segmental
  nonsense
  nonsense syllable
  non-sharp

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