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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
Encyclopedia of Rhetoric and Composition. (1996) New York: Garland Publishing, Inc. (RH)


Mackay 1989: 191
MACKAY, Ian. (1989) Phonetics and Speech Science. A Bilingual Dictionary. Dictionnaire Bilingue de la Phonétique et des Sciences de la Parole. New York/Bern: Peter Lang. (PH)


Matthews 1997: 224
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 135
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


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  metaphone
  metaphony
  metaphor
  metaphorical
  metaphoric(al) code switching
  metaphorical extension
  metaphorically
metaplasm
  metathesis
  meter
  method
  methodical
  methodology
  metonymical
  metonymy

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