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vide de sens
  vide parasite
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English

meaningless

Fr    vide de sens

adj

Antonym(s): meaningful, significant

Domain: Semantics

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 247; Crystal 2003: 286 (meaninglessness); Dineen 1967: 338; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 153 (= nonsense form); Lyons 1971: 140; Matthews 1997: 220; Weinreich 1980: 279-280 (= nonsemantic)


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  maxim
  maximal
  maximum
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  meaning in context
  meaningful
  meaningfulness
meaningless
  means
  means-result relation
  measurable
  measure
  mechanism
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