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  motivation secondaire
  motivé
  mot-outil
  mot-phrase
  mot-portemanteau
  mot-racine
  mot-tiroir
mot-valise
  mot-vedette
  mou
  mouillé
  mouillement
  mouillure
  mouvement1
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mot-valise

Eng    blend, portmanteau word

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Synonym(s): mot-gigogne, mot-portemanteau, mot-tiroir

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 394; Builles 1998: 272; Dubois etal. 1994: 314; Ducrot & Schaeffer 1995: 481; Grévisse & Goosse 1989: 61 (= croisement); Mounin 1974: 225 (= emboîtement, mot-centaure, mot télescopé, croisement, mot-tiroir, télescopage)

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  binomial
  bit
  bi-transitive
  biunique
  biuniqueness
  bivalent
  blank verse
blend
  blending
  block2
  blocked
  blocking
  body
  body language
  bony conduction

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