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  unité tonale
  univers de croyance
  univers de discours
  univers discursif
  univers sémantique
  universalisme
  universalité
universaux
  universaux absolus
  universaux du langage
  universaux implicationnels
  universel
  univocité
  univoque
  usage1

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universals

Fr    universaux, universaux du langage, universaux linguistiques

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Synonym(s): language universals, linguistic universals

Related term(s): tendency

Source(s): Chomsky 1965: 27f.; Chomsky 1981: 95; Crystal 2003: 483-484; Dell 1980[trans.]: 29; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 174 (phonological universals); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 245; Kess 1992: 250-251; Lyons 1971: 337-338 (sortal universals, characterizing universals); Matthews 1997: 391; Trask 1993: 293; Trask 1996: 368; Weinreich 1980: 75 (semantic universals)

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  unit
  unit noun
  universal
  universal language
  universal quantifier
  universalism
  universality
universals
  univocal
  univocality
  unmarked
  unmotivated
  unpredictable
  unproductive
  unreadability

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