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pertinent1

Feminine form: pertinente

Eng    contrastive2, distinctive

adj

Synonym(s): distinctif, oppositif, oppositionnel

Antonym(s): non distinctif, non pertinent1

Related term(s): caractéristique, phonémique1

Source(s): Buyssens 1967: 156-157; Charaudeau & Maingueneau 2002: 430; Dubois etal. 1994: 357-358; Ducrot & Schaeffer 1995: 42; Ducrot & Todorov 1972: 221 (caractère pertinent); Egner 1983: 53; François 1980: 102; MacKay 1989: 42, 47; Mounin 1974: 256; Pottier 1973: 358 (caractère pertinent); Vachek 1960: 55 (opposition pertinente)

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