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  teneur
  tension1
  tension2
  tenue
  ténue
  terme1
  terme2
terme à polarité négative
  terme à polarité positive
  terme d'affection
  terme de départ
  terme scalaire
  terme simple
  terme sous-ordonné
  terme superordonné

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negative polarity item

[Subentry of negative polarity]

Fr    terme à polarité négative

Related term(s): negation

Source(s): ELL: 3201f.; Levinson 1983: 165; Matthews 1997: 240; Trask 1993: 180


English word list

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  necessitative
  necessity
  negation
  negative1
  negative2
  negative adverb
  negative feature
negative polarity item
  negative verb
  negator
  negotiation
  neighboring
  neo(-)classical combination
  neo(-)classical compound
  neogrammarian

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