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  signification non-naturelle
  significativité
  signifié
  signifier
  similaire
  similarité
  similitude
simple
  simplicité
  simplification
  simultané
  simultanéité
  singularité
  singulatif
  singulier1

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simple

Fr    simple

adj

Antonym(s): complex

Source(s): Croft 1990: 225 (simple alternation); Crystal 2003: 418 (also "simple present"); Dineen 1967: 51 (simple form), 254 (simple primary phoneme = segmental phoneme); Doke 1935: 196 (simple implication); ELL: 5171 (simple object); Hamp 1963: 53 (also "simple mixed-relational language", "simple paradigm", "simple (primary) phoneme", "simple pure-relational language", simple sign"); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 209-210 (simple perfect, simple predicate, simple stop, simple vowel, simple wave form); Hock 1986: 211-212 (simple marker); Longacre 1983: 48-49 (simple repartee, simple dialogue); Lyons 1977: 521 (simple lexeme), 768-769 (simple proposition); Mackay 1989: 222 (simple vibration, simple wave); Matthews 1974: 40 (simple root); Matthews 1997: 340-341 (also "simple clitic"); Nash 1968: 217 (also "simple predicate," "simple stop", "simple subject"); Onishi 1981: 456 (simple tone = pure tone); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 197 (simple predicate); Quirk etal. 1985: 189 (simple verb phrase), 438 (simple adverb), 665 (simple preposition), 941-942 (simple coordination); Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 49

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

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