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  approche expérientielle
  approprié
  appropriété
  approximante
  d'appui
  à-propos
  aptitude
arbitraire1
  arbitraire2
  arborescent
  arbre
  arbre étiqueté
  archaïque
  archaïsme1
  archaïsme2

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unmotivated

Fr    arbitraire1, conventionnel, immotivé

adj

Synonym(s): arbitrary, conventional

Antonym(s): motivated

Source(s): Benveniste 1971[trans.]: 43; Colapietro 1993: 201; ELL: 5147; Nash 1968: 256; Nöth 1990: 242; Saussure 1959[trans.]: 131f.; Wales 1989: 309


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  universal quantifier
  universalism
  universality
  universals
  univocal
  univocality
  unmarked
unmotivated
  unpredictable
  unproductive
  unreadability
  unrestricted universals
  unrounded
  unrounding
  unstressed

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