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  adjectif transitif
  adjectival1
  adjectival2
  adjectivé
  adjectiv(is)ateur
  adjectiv(is)ation
  adjoindre
adjoint
  adjonction
  adjuvant
  adnominal
  adoucissement
  adoucisseur
  adposition
  adresse1

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adjunct

Fr    adjoint, expansion2

nS

Antonym(s): actant1

Related term(s): adverbial2, free modifier, object1, prepositional group, prepositional phrase, satellite, saturation

Source(s): Chomsky 1981: 47; CHOMSKY 1986a: 127 (adjunct clause); Crystal 2003: 11-12 (also "adjunctival"); Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 213 (circumstant); Finch 2000: 94, 113; Greimas 1983[trans.]: 206 (circumstant); Halliday 1994: 44 (defines many different types of adjunct in FG); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 5; Kroeger 2005: 58-59, 227 (adjunct clause), 341; Lyons 1971: 334-335, 344; Lyons 1977: 435-436; Matthews 1981: 124 (circumstantial element); Matthews 1997: 8-9; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 7 (adjunct word); Richards etal. 1992: 8; Trask 1993: 8; Wales 1989: 11

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  adjectiv(al)ization
  adjectivalized
  adjective1
  adjective2
  adjective clause
  adjectivizer
  adjoin
adjunct
  adjunction
  adjunction rule
  adnominal
  adposition
  adstratum
  adverb
  adverb particle

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