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  désambiguïsation
  désambiguiser
  désarrondissement
  descendant1
  descendant2
  descriptif
  description
description indéfinie
  description structurale
  description synchronique
  descriptive
  descriptivisme
  désémantisation
  désidératif
  désignateur

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indefinite expression

[Subentry of expression1, indefinite]

Fr    description indéfinie

Synonym(s): indefinite description

Antonym(s): definite description, definite expression

Source(s): Brown & Yule 1983: 169-170; Crystal 2003: 230 (indefinite reference); Lyons 1977: 178-179


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  incompatible
  incomplete
  incomplete verb
  incorporation
  indeclinable
  indefinite
  indefinite description
indefinite expression
  independence
  independent
  indeterminacy
  indeterminate
  index1
  index2
  index3

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