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  mot-clé
  mot-gigogne
  motif
  motivation
  motivation relative
  motivation secondaire
  motivé
mot-outil
  mot-phrase
  mot-portemanteau
  mot-racine
  mot-tiroir
  mot-valise
  mot-vedette
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mot-outil

Eng    empty word, form word, function word, grammatical word, structure word

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Synonym(s): marqueur structural, mot accessoire, mot fonctionnel, mot grammatical, mot vide, outil grammatical

Antonym(s): mot lexical

Related term(s): fonctionnel2, monème fonctionnel, mot de classe fermée, relateur1, sens grammatical

Source(s): Dubois etal. 1994: 4 (mot outil); Grévisse & Goosse 1989: 51; Mounin 1974: 224 (vs. mot-fort); Pike & Pike 1995[trans.]: 459


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  emphatically
  empirical
  empirical evidence
  empiricism
  empty
  empty category principle (ECP)
  empty set
  empty-box
  enallage
  enclisis
  enclitic
  encode
  encoder
  encoding
  encyclop(a)edia

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