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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
  amorti

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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)


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ambiguous
  ambisyllabic
  amelioration1
  amelioration2
  ameliorative
  amplification
  amplitude
  anacoluthon
  anacyclic
  anagram
  analepsis
  analogical
  analogist
  analogous (to)
  analogy

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