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  appropriété
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  à-propos
  aptitude
  arbitraire1
arbitraire2
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arbitrary nature

[Subentry of arbitrary]

Fr    arbitraire2

nS

Synonym(s): arbitrariness, conventionality

Domain: Functionalism

Source(s):

Colapietro 1993: 30
COLAPIETRO, Vincent M. (1993) Glossary of Semiotics. New York: Paragon House. (SN)


Saussure 1959[trans.]: 73
SAUSSURE, Ferdinand de. (1959 [trans.]) Course in General Linguistics. Trans. by Wade Baskin. New York: Philosophical Library. (FT)


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