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  appréhender
  appréhension
  apprentissage1
  apprentissage2
  approche
  approche expérientielle
  approprié
  appropriété
  approximante
  d'appui
  à-propos
  aptitude
  arbitraire1
  arbitraire2
  arborescent

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arbitrariness of the sign

[Subentry of arbitrariness, (linguistic) sign]

Fr    arbitraire du signe

Synonym(s): arbitrary nature of the sign/symbol

Domain: Functionalism

Source(s): Colapietro 1993: 30-32; ELL: 3667; Halliday 1978: 44; Lyons 1971: 63-65 (arbitrariness of substantial realization); Nöth 1990: 240-246; Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 276


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  approach2
  appropriate
  appropriateness
  approximant
  approximate
  aptitude
  arbitrariness
  arbitrary
  arboreal
  archaic
  archaism
  archilexeme
  archimorpheme
  archiphoneme
  archisememe

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