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  nœud2
  nœud central
  nœud étiqueté
  nœud-barrière
  nœud-borne
  nom1
  nom2
  nom d'agent
  nom déverbal
  nom épicène
  nombre
  nomenclature
  nominal1
  nominal2
  nominalisateur

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English

abstract noun

[Subentry of abstract1, noun1]

Fr    nom abstrait, substantif abstrait

Antonym(s): concrete noun

Related term(s): collective noun, count noun, countable noun, non-count noun, uncountable noun, unit noun

Source(s): Beekman & Callow 1974: 217-218; Crystal 2003: 3; Doke 1935: 152; ELL: 5088; Finch 2000: 110-111; Givon 1984: 56; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 2; Lyons 1971: 337-338; Matthews 1997: 4; Nash 1968: 4; Palmatier 1972: 1; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 4; Quirk etal. 1985: 247; Richards etal. 1992: 75; Trask 1993: 3


English word list

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  ability
  A-binding
  ablative
  ablative absolute
  ablaut
  able to be generated
  abnormal
  A-bound
  aboutness
  absolute
  absolute homophony
  absolute origin of locating operations
  absolute synonym
  absolute synonymy
  absolute tense

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