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  appositive
  appréhender
  appréhension
  apprentissage1
  apprentissage2
  approche
  approche expérientielle
  approprié
  appropriété
  approximante
  d'appui
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  arbitraire1
arbitraire2

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arbitraire2

Eng    arbitrariness, arbitrary nature, conventionality

nMS

Antonym(s): iconicité, motivation

Domain: Functionalism

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 622; Baylon & Fabre 1978: 149; Buyssens 1967: 64; Dubois etal. 1994: 46-47; Ducrot & Schaeffer 1995: 270; Ducrot & Todorov 1972: 170; François 1980: 52; Greimas & Courtés 1979: 18; Neveu 2004: 43-44 (arbitraire linguistique), 199; Pottier 1973: 35; Saussure 1949: 100

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  approach1
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  appropriate
  appropriateness
  approximant
  approximate
  aptitude
arbitrariness
  arbitrary
  arboreal
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  archaism
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  archimorpheme
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