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atténuation
  attestation
  attesté
  attester
  attitude
  attitude linguistique
  attitude propositionnelle
  attraction
  attribué
  attribuer (à)
  attribut
  attributif
  attribution
  audibilité
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French

atténuation

Eng    hedging

nFS

Related term(s): adoucisseur, atténuateur1, politesse

Domain: Pragmatics

Source(s): Fernandez 1994: 183-184; Grévisse & Goosse 1989: 272-273 (imparfait d'atténuation, plus-que-parfait d'atténuation)


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  headless relative (clause)
  headword
  hearer
  hearing
  heavy syllable
  heavy-NP shift
  hedge
hedging
  height1
  height2
  helper
  hendiadys
  hermeneutic
  hermeneutics
  hero

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