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  convention
  conventionnel
  convergence1
  convergence2
  conversation
  conversationnel
  converse
conversion
  co(-)occurrence
  co(-)occurrent
  coordinatif1
  coordinatif2
  coordination
  coordonnant
  coordonné

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zero(-)derivation

Fr    conversion, dérivation impropre, glissement de sens, hypostase

nS

Synonym(s): conversion, functional shift, transmutation

Related term(s): de-adjectival, denominal, deverbal, recategorization, transfer2

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 109; ELL: 758; Matthews 1974: 81; Matthews 1997: 409; Wales 1989: 96 (also "transfer")


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  yield
  yod
  zero
  zero affix
  zero anaphora
  zero element
  zero ending
zero(-)derivation
  zero-valent
  zeugma
  Zipf's law
  zone
  zoosemiotics


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