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  dénasalisé
  dénégation
  dénombrable
  dénombrement
  dénominatif
  dénomination
  dénotatif
dénotation
  dénoté
  dénoter
  dénouement
  dense
  dental
  dentale
  dentilabial

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descriptive meaning

[Subentry of descriptive, meaning]

Fr    dénotation, sens cognitif, sens descriptif, sens référentiel

Synonym(s): cognitive meaning, conceptual meaning, denotation, denotative meaning, referential meaning

Antonym(s): affective meaning, connotation, connotative meaning, emotive meaning

Domain: Semantics

Source(s):

Collinge 1990: 148 (= propositional meaning)
COLLINGE, N. E. (1990) An Encyclopaedia of Language. London: Routledge.


Crystal 2003: 287 (= extensional meaning, factual meaning, objective meaning)
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


ELL: 5102
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Lyons 1971: 403
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


Lyons 1977: 197
LYONS, John. (1977) Semantics. Vols. 1 & 2. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


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  derive
  derived
  derived meaning
  derived subject
  describe
  description
  descriptive
descriptive meaning
  descriptive use
  descriptively adequate grammar
  descriptivism
  desemantization
  desiderative
  designate
  designator

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