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ambigu
  ambiguïté
  ambisyllabique
  amélioration
  aménagement du corpus linguistique
  aménagement du statut des langues
  aménagement linguistique
  amorti
  amortissement
  amplification
  amplitude
  amuïr
  s'amuïr
  amuïssement
  anacoluthe

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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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  alveolum
  alveolus
  alveo(-)palatal1
  alveo(-)palatal2
  amalgam
  amalgamated
  ambiguity
ambiguous
  ambisyllabic
  amelioration1
  amelioration2
  ameliorative
  amplification
  amplitude
  anacoluthon

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