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  rejet
  relâché1
  relâché2
  relâchement
  relâchement nasal
  relateur
  relatif1
relatif2
  relation
  relation concession-contre-attente
  relation de repérage
  relation exclusive
  relation moyens-résultat
  relation prédicative
  relation primitive

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French

relatif2

Feminine form: relative

Eng    relative

adj

Antonym(s): absolu

Type of: déterminant1

Source(s): Benveniste 1966: 21 (entité relative); Bouquiaux & Thomas 1976: 191 (syntagme nominal relatif); MacKay 1989: 98; Mounin 1974: 285 (A)

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relative
  relative (clause)
  relative motivation
  relative tense
  relative transformation
  relativity
  relativization
  relativize
  relator
  release
  released
  released (plosive only)
  releasing
  relevance
  relevant

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