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  adjectiv(is)ation
  adjoindre
  adjoint
  adjonction
  adjuvant
  adnominal
  adoucissement
adoucisseur
  adposition
  adresse1
  adresse2
  s'adresser à
  adstrat
  adverbal
  adverbe

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English

downgrader

Fr    adoucisseur, atténuateur1

nS

Synonym(s): hedge, mitigator

Related term(s): hedging, politeness

Domain: Pragmatics

Source(s): ELL: 960


English word list

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  double cross
  double-base transformation
  double-compound
  double-object construction
  doublet
  doubling
  downdrift
downgrader
  downgrading
  downstep
  doxa
  drawl1
  drawl2
  drill
  drum

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