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  syllemme
  syllepse1
  syllepse2
  syllogisme
  symbole1
  symbole dièse
  symbole initial
  symbole récursif
  symbole2
  symbole3
  symbolique
  symbolisation
  symbolisme phonétique
  symétrie
  symétrique

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symbole postiche

[Subentry of postiche, symbole3]

Eng    dummy2, dummy element, dummy symbol, expletive2, floating element, prop, prop word

Synonym(s): élément postiche, explétif2, mot explétif

Related term(s): extraposition

Domain: Generative / Transformational Grammar

Source(s): Dubois etal. 1994: 374


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  drawl1
  drawl2
  drill
  drum
  dual
  dubitative
  dummy1
dummy2
  dummy subject
  duration
  durative
  dvandva compound
  dynamic1
  dynamic2
  dynamic accent

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