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  figement
  figuratif
  figuration
  figurativisation
  figure
  figuré
  figure de construction
figure de diction
  figure de mots
  figure de pensée
  figure (de rhétorique)
  figure de signification
  figure de style
  figure d'élocution
  figure d'expression

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metaplasm

Fr    figure de diction, métaplasme

nS

Kinds: apocope, crasis, epenthesis, metathesis, prothesis

Type of: figure (of speech)

Domain: Phonology, Rhetorics

Source(s): ERC: 270-271; Mackay 1989: 191; Matthews 1997: 224; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 135


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metaplasm
  metathesis
  meter
  method
  methodical
  methodology
  metonymical
  metonymy
  metric(al)
  metrics
  micro-context
  microlinguistic
  microlinguistics
  micro-sociolinguistics
  micro-structural

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