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  dériver
  déroulement
  désambiguïsation
  désambiguiser
  désarrondissement
  descendant1
  descendant2
descriptif
  description
  description indéfinie
  description structurale
  description synchronique
  descriptive
  descriptivisme
  désémantisation

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descriptif

Feminine form: descriptive

Eng    descriptive

adj

Source(s): Builles 1998: 56 (attitude descriptive); Chomsky 1991[trans.]: 155 (pouvoir descriptif); Dubois etal. 1994: 138-139 (étude descriptive, recherche descriptive); Greimas & Courtés 1979: 91-92 (valeur descriptive, énoncé descriptif, niveau descriptif); Moeschler & Reboul 1994: 94 (pouvoir descriptif), 101 (usage descriptif); Parveau & Sarfati 2003: 141 (méthode descriptive); Pottier 1973: 78; Riegel etal. 1994: 14-15, 179 (rapport descriptif = rapport explicatif), 574 (référence descriptive)

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descriptive
  descriptive meaning
  descriptive use
  descriptively adequate grammar
  descriptivism
  desemantization
  desiderative
  designate
  designator
  designatum
  destination
  deterioration
  deterioration
  determination1
  determination2

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