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  auto-réparation
  autosegmental
  auto-sélection
  s'autosélectionner
  auxiliaire
  auxiliaire aspectuel
  auxiliant
auxilié
  avalent
  avancé
  avancement
  avancer
  avant-plan
  avoir tendance à
  axe

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English

main verb

[Subentry of main, verb1]

Fr    auxilié, verbe principal

Synonym(s): full verb, lexical verb, principal verb

Antonym(s): auxiliary

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 172; Comrie 1981: 20; Crystal 2003: 280, 490; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 91; Hock 1986: 313; Matthews 1997: 215; Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 146 (inflected verb); Wales 1989: 44


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  macron
  macroproposition
  macrosequence
  macro-sociolinguistics
  macro-structural
  macro(-)structure
  main
  major
  major category
  malapropism
  male
  malefactive
  mand
  manifest fact
  manifestation

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