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  assourdir
  assourdissement
  assumer
  astérisque
  asyllabème
  asymétrie
  asymétrique
asyndète
  asyndétique
  asyntaxique
  atélique
  atemporel
  athématique
  atlas linguistique
  atone

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asyndeton

Fr    asyndète

nS

Antonym(s): syndeton

Type of: scheme3

Related term(s): co(-)ordination, juxtaposition, parataxis

Domain: Rhetorics

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 450; ERC: 41; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 22; Matthews 1997: 29; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 21 (also "asyndetism"); Quirk etal. 1985: 1425; Trask 1993: 22; Wales 1989: 40


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asyndeton
  asyntactic
  atelic verb
  athematic
  athematic root
  atonic
  attached (to)
  attention
  attenuator
  attestation
  attested
  attitude
  attitudinal verb
  attracting center
  attraction

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