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  exposition
  expressif1
  expressif2
  expression1
  expression2
  expression3
  expression familière
  expression figurée
  expression référentielle
  expressivité
  exprimabilité
  expurgé
  extensif
  extension1
extension2

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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


English word list

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  breathe
  breathing
  breathing apparatus
  breathstream
  brevity
  bridge verb
  brief
broadening of meaning
  Broca's aphasia
  Broca's area
  buccal
  bundle
  burr
  Burzio's generalization
  'by' phrase

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