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  désambiguïsation
  désambiguiser
  désarrondissement
  descendant1
  descendant2
  descriptif
  description
  description indéfinie
  description structurale
  description synchronique
  descriptive
  descriptivisme
  désémantisation
  désidératif
  désignateur

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definite expression

[Subentry of definite, expression1]

Fr    description définie

Synonym(s): definite description

Antonym(s): indefinite description, indefinite expression

Related term(s): definiteness

Source(s): Brown & Yule 1983: 169-170; Lyons 1977: 178-179


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  deductive rule
  deductive system
  deep
  deep case
  deep subject
  default value
  defeasibility
  defeasible
  defective
  definable1
  definable2
  define
  defining vocabulary
  definite
definite expression

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