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  expression figurée
  expression référentielle
  expressivité
  exprimabilité
  expurgé
  extensif
  extension1
extension2
  extension métaphorique
  extension sémantique
  extensionnel
  extérieur
  extériorisation
  externe
  extéroceptivité

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English

broadening of meaning

[Subentry of meaning]

Fr    extension2, extension de sens, extension sémantique

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

Antonym(s): narrowing (of meaning)2, restriction of meaning

Domain: Semantics

Source(s): Hock 1986: 301


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  branching
  branching position
  branching rule
  break down (into)
  break up
  breath1
  breath2
  breathe
  breathing
  breathing apparatus
  breathstream
  brevity
  bridge verb
  brief
broadening of meaning

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