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laudatif
  laxité
  leçon
  lecte
  lecteur
  lecture
  lecture muette
  lecture rapide
  légitimité linguistique
  leitmotiv
  lemmatisation
  lemme
  lénition
  lettre
  lèvre

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English

ameliorative

Fr    laudatif, mélioratif

adj

Synonym(s): meliorative

Antonym(s): pejorative

Related term(s): axiological

Domain: Semantics

Source(s): Hartmann & Stork 1972: 11 (ameliorative suffix); Matthews 1997: 16


English word list

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  amalgam
  amalgamated
  ambiguity
  ambiguous
  ambisyllabic
  amelioration1
  amelioration2
ameliorative
  amplification
  amplitude
  anacoluthon
  anacyclic
  anagram
  analepsis
  analogical

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