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  approche expérientielle
  approprié
  appropriété
  approximante
  d'appui
  à-propos
  aptitude
arbitraire1
  arbitraire2
  arborescent
  arbre
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arbitrary

Fr    arbitraire1, conventionnel, immotivé

adj

Synonym(s): conventional, unmotivated

Antonym(s): motivated

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 148; Crystal 2003: 31 (also "arbitrary reference"); Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 131; ES: 32; Finch 2000: 6; Lyons 1977: 70; Martinet 1962: 88; Nash 1968: 15

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  applicability of a rule
  application1
  application2
  applicative1
  applicative2
  applied
  apposed
  apposition
  appositional
  appositive1
  appositive2
  apprehend
  apprehension
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