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  commutable
  commutation
  commutativité
  commuter (avec)
  compact1
  compact2
  comparaison1
comparaison2
  comparatif1
  comparatif2
  comparatisme
  comparé
  compatibilité
  compensatoire
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simile

Fr    comparaison2

nS

Type of: figure of thought

Related term(s): comparison, metaphor, resemblance, similarity1

Domain: Rhetorics

Source(s): Beekman & Callow 1974: 127; Crystal 2001: 307; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 278; ERC: 122-123 (comparison); Levinson 1983: 154-155; Richards etal. 1992: 139; Wales 1989: 421


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  signify
  signifying signifying
  silent
  silent reading
  similar
  similarity1
  similarity2
simile
  simple
  simple clause
  simple lexia
  simple sound
  simple term
  simple word
  simplicity

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