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  laryngée
  laryngien
  larynx
  latent
  latéral
  latérale
laudatif
  laxité
  leçon
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French

laudatif

Feminine form: laudative

Eng    ameliorative, meliorative

adj

Synonym(s): mélioratif

Antonym(s): péjoratif

Related term(s): axiologique

Domain: Semantics

Source(s): Bally 1950: 74, 248 (laudatif (n.)); Dubois etal. 1994: 274; Houis 1963: 94 (appréciatif)


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  amalgam
  amalgamated
  ambiguity
  ambiguous
  ambisyllabic
  amelioration1
  amelioration2
ameliorative
  amplification
  amplitude
  anacoluthon
  anacyclic
  anagram
  analepsis
  analogical

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