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  expression référentielle
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  exprimabilité
  expurgé
  extensif
  extension1
extension2
  extension métaphorique
  extension sémantique
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semantic extension

[Subentry of extension1, semantic]

Fr    extension2, extension de sens, extension sémantique

Synonym(s): broadening of meaning, extension2, extension of meaning, widening of meaning

Related term(s): polysemia, polysemy

Domain: Semantics

Source(s):

Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 237
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 82 (extension (a))
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Hock 1986: 290, 303
HOCK, Hans Henrich. (1986) Principles of Historical Linguistics. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (HL)


Matthews 1997: 123, 334
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 137 (meaning extension), 210 (semantic expansion)
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 70, 193 (#2)
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


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  semantic analysis
  semantic anomaly
  semantic content
  semantic differential
  semantic domain
  semantic drift
  semantic entailment
semantic extension
  semantic incompatibility
  semantic memory
  semantic organization
  semantic presupposition
  semantic reference
  semantic representation
  semantic rule

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