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  mot de classe fermée
  mot graphique
  mot indexical
  mot onomatopéique
  mot pivot
  mot savant
  mot simple
mot vide
  mot-clé
  mot-gigogne
  motif
  motivation
  motivation relative
  motivation secondaire
  motivé

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mot vide

[Subentry of mot, vide]

Eng    empty word, form word, function word, grammatical word, structure word

Synonym(s): marqueur structural, mot accessoire, mot fonctionnel, mot grammatical, mot-outil, outil grammatical

Antonym(s): mot lexical

Related term(s): indice4

Source(s): Dubois etal. 1994: 4; Fernandez 1994: 18; Mounin 1974: 335-336; Parveau & Sarfati 2003: 221; Tesnière 1982: 53-54, 80-81


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  emphatically
  empirical
  empirical evidence
  empiricism
  empty
  empty category principle (ECP)
  empty set
  empty-box
  enallage
  enclisis
  enclitic
  encode
  encoder
  encoding
  encyclop(a)edia

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