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  partiel2
  parties annexes
  partitif
  passage
  passé1
  passé2
  passif
passif sans agent
  passivation
  passiver
  pataquès
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  patoisant1
  patoisant2

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agentless passive

[Subentry of agent, passive]

Fr    passif sans agent

Related term(s): impersonal passive, pseudo-passive, reflexive passive

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 16, 339 (= non-agentive passive); Dixon 1994: 147; Matthews 1997: 12; Richards etal. 1992: 402


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  Africanist
  Afro-Asiatic
  age
  age group
  agent
  agentive
  agentive noun
agentless passive
  agglutinating
  agglutinating language
  agglutination
  agglutinative
  agrammatism
  agraphia
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