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potentiel1

Feminine form: potentielle

Eng    potential1

adj

Synonym(s): éventuel, virtuel

Antonym(s): actuel1

Related term(s): contingent, éventuel, hypothétique, irréel

Domain: Logic

Source(s): Bally 1950: 49 (potentialité); Bonvini 1988: 102; Mounin 1974: 267; Tesnière 1982: 598

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  postposing
  postposition
  post-tonic
  postulate1
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  postulates
  post(-)velar
potential
  potential marker
  potential mood
  potential sentence
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