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  alvéolo-palatal
  alvéolo-palatale
  alvéopalatal
  alvéopalatale
  amalgame
  amalgamé
  s'amalgamer
ambigu
  ambiguïté
  ambisyllabique
  amélioration
  aménagement du corpus linguistique
  aménagement du statut des langues
  aménagement linguistique
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English

ambiguous

Fr    ambigu

adj

Antonym(s): non-ambiguous, unambiguous

Related term(s): vague

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 21 (also "multiply ambiguous"); Kroeger 2005: 26-27; Matthews 1997: 15, 116 (equivocal); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 11; Richards etal. 1992: 15; Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 77 (ambiguous expression)


English word list

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  alphabet-based word creation
  alphabetic(al)
  alphabetism
  Altaic language
  alterity
  alternant
  alternate
  alternate rhyme
  alternating
  alternation
  alveolar
  alveolar click
  alveolopalatal1
  alveolopalatal2
  alveolum

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