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  actualisation
  actualiser
  actuel1
  addition
  adduction
  adéquat
  adéquation
  adessif
  adjacence
  adjacent (à)
  adjectif1
  adjectif2
  adjectif absolu
  adjectif exclamatif
  adjectif gradable

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descriptive adequacy

[Subentry of adequacy, descriptive]

Fr    adéquation descriptive

Antonym(s): strong adequacy

Related term(s): descriptively adequate grammar

Domain: Generative / Transformational Grammar

Source(s): Chomsky 1965: 27; Colapietro 1993: 12; Crystal 2003: 10, 133; DIK 1978: 6; DIK I 1997: 12-13; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 40; ELL: 2062; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 5; Palmatier 1972: 43; Trask 1993: 6


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  derive
  derived
  derived meaning
  derived subject
  describe
  description
  descriptive
  descriptive meaning
  descriptive use
  descriptively adequate grammar
  descriptivism
  desemantization
  desiderative
  designate
  designator

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