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  opératoire
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optatif

Feminine form: optative

Eng    optative

adj

Related term(s): désidératif, subjonctif, volitif

Source(s): Buyssens 1967: 17 (phrase optative)

nMS

Synonym(s): mode optatif

Type of: mode1

Source(s): Bonvini 1988: 101; Dubois etal. 1994: 336; Mounin 1974: 238; Ruwet 1967: 265-266; Tesnière 1982: 429

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  operational organization
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optative
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  option
  optional
  optional rule
  optionality
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