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oppositionnel

Feminine form: oppositionnelle

Eng    contrastive2, distinctive

adj

Synonym(s): distinctif, pertinent1

Antonym(s): contrastif

Source(s): Ducrot & Schaeffer 1995: 399-400 (signification oppositionnelle); Ducrot & Todorov 1972: 304 (signification oppositionnelle); MacKay 1989: 42

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  contrary
  contrary term
  contrast1
  contrast2
  contrast (with)
  contrasting value
  contrastive1
  control
  control verb
  controller
  conundrum
  convention
  conventional
  conventionality
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