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  médiopalatal
  médiopassif
  méiose
  mel
  mélange codique
  mélange de codes
  mélange de langues
mélioratif
  mélioration
  mélodie
  mélodique
  membre
  mémoire
  mémoire discursive
  mémoire sémantique

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French

mélioratif

Feminine form: méliorative

Eng    ameliorative, meliorative

adj

Synonym(s): laudatif

Antonym(s): péjoratif

Related term(s): axiologique

Domain: Semantics

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 386; Dubois etal. 1994: 297; Houis 1963: 94 (appréciatif); Mounin 1974: 211


English word list

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

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