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significatif

Feminine form: significative

Eng    meaningful, significant

adj

Antonym(s): vide de sens

Related term(s): communicatif, informatif, interprétable, signifiance

Source(s): Bally 1950: 180-181 (opposition significative), 360 (valeur significative); Pottier 1973: 346 (valeur significative); Ruwet 1967: 35 (= interprétable, doté de sens)

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  means-result relation
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