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  nœud-barrière
  nœud-borne
  nom1
  nom2
  nom d'agent
  nom déverbal
  nom épicène
  nombre
  nomenclature
  nominal1
  nominal2
  nominalisateur
  nominalisation
  nominaliser
  nominant

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uncountable noun

[Subentry of noun1, uncountable]

Fr    nom non comptable

Synonym(s): collective noun, mass noun, non-count noun

Antonym(s): count noun, countable noun, unit noun

Related term(s): abstract noun, common noun, proper noun, singulative

Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 114
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


ELL: 5144
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Matthews 1997: 389
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Richards etal. 1992: 89
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


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  unambiguous
  unary
  unary transformation
  unaspirated
  unchecked
  uncommon
  uncountable
  underdifferentiation
  undergoer
  underlying
  underlying representation
  understanding
  understatement
  understood
  unexpected

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