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  convention
  conventionnel
  convergence1
  convergence2
  conversation
  conversationnel
  converse
conversion
  co(-)occurrence
  co(-)occurrent
  coordinatif1
  coordinatif2
  coordination
  coordonnant
  coordonné

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functional shift

[Subentry of functional1, shift]

Fr    conversion, dérivation impropre, glissement de sens, hypostase

Synonym(s): conversion, transmutation, zero-derivation

Related term(s): recategorization, transfer2

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 109; ELL: 758; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 91 (b) (functional change); Trask 1996: 93; Wales 1989: 96


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  function5
  function chain
  functional1
  functional2
  functional load
  functional meaning
  functional sentence perspective (FSP)
  functional syntax
  functional transfer
  functionalism
  functionally independent
  functions of language
  functive
  functor
  fundamental semantics

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