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  appropriété
  approximante
  d'appui
  à-propos
  aptitude
  arbitraire1
  arbitraire2
  arborescent
  arbre
  arbre étiqueté
  archaïque
  archaïsme1
  archaïsme2
  archilexème
  archimorphème

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English

arbitrary nature of the sign

[Subentry of arbitrary nature, (linguistic) sign]

Fr    arbitraire du signe

Synonym(s): arbitrariness of the sign/symbol

Domain: Functionalism

Source(s): ELL: 910; Nöth 1990: 240-246; Saussure 1959[trans.]: 73


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  appositional
  appositive1
  appositive2
  apprehend
  apprehension
  approach1
  approach2
  appropriate
  appropriateness
  approximant
  approximate
  aptitude
  arbitrariness
  arbitrary
  arboreal

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