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French word list

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  projection2
  projection intermédiaire
  projection minimale
  projeter (sur)
  prolatif
  prolepse
  prolixe
prolixité
  prologue
  prolongation
  prolongé
  promesse
  promissif
  pronom
  pronom explétif

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English

wordiness

Fr    prolixité

nS

Synonym(s): prolixity, verbosity

Antonym(s): brevity

Related term(s): maxim of manner

Domain: Speech-Act Theory

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 421; Clark & Clark 1977: 122


English word list

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  word blindness
  word play
  word(-)class
  word-combination
  word(-)formation
  word-formation rule
  word-for-word2
wordiness
  word-level analysis
  word(-)order
  word-sound deafness
  wordy
  world(-)view
  write1
  write up

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