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  relation primitive
  relation raison-résultat
  relation thématique
  relationnel
  relations de rôle
  relations transitives
  relativation
relative
  relative appositive
  relativisation
  relativiser
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relative

Eng    relative clause

nFS

Synonym(s): phrase relative, proposition relative, subordonnée relative

Kinds: appositive1, descriptive, relative déterminative, relative explicative, restrictive2

Related term(s): pronom relatif, proposition adjective, relatif1

Domain: Syntax

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 604-611 (aussi "relative déictique", "relative prédicative"); Chomsky 1987[trans.]: 168-169; Chomsky 1991[trans.]: 285-286 (aussi "relative infinitive", "relative propositionnelle"); Creissels 1991: 453ff. (aussi "relative enchâssée", "relative non enchâssée"); Dubois etal. 1994: 409; Greimas & Courtés 1979: 340; Pollock 1997: 43; Ruwet 1967: 211

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  relational
  relational antonym
  relational organization
  relation(s)
  relationship
  relationship (between languages)
  relative
relative (clause)
  relative motivation
  relative tense
  relative transformation
  relativity
  relativization
  relativize
  relator

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