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  paradoxal
  paradoxe
  paragoge
  paragrammatisme
  paragraphe
  paralangage
  paralinguistique
parallélisme
  paramètre
  Paramètre du Sujet Nul
  paramétrique
  paraphasie
  paraphrasage
  paraphrase
  paraphraser

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symmetry

Fr    parallélisme, symétrie

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Antonym(s): asymmetry

Related term(s): parallelism, proportion, proportionality, system balance

Source(s): Benveniste 1971[trans.]: 8; Cook 1969: 177 (phonemic symmetry, Principle of Symmetry), 184 (lexical symmetry), 190-191 (tagmemic symmetry); Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 186; Hock 1986: 151-152, 162 (pattern symmetry); Nash 1968: 236; Radford 1988: 174 (structural symmetry)


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symmetry
  symploce
  symptom
  syn(a)eresis
  syn(a)esthesia
  synaloepha
  syncategorematic term
  syncategorematic word
  syncategoreme
  synchronic
  synchronic description
  synchrony
  syncope
  syncretic
  syncretism

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