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  astérisque
  asyllabème
  asymétrie
  asymétrique
  asyndète
  asyndétique
  asyntaxique
atélique
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English

atelic

Fr    atélique

adj

Synonym(s): continuative, durative

Antonym(s): telic

Type of: aspect2

Source(s): Bybee etal. 1994: 55; Comrie 1976: 44-48; Crystal 2003: 40; ELL: 3298; Kroeger 2005: 154 (atelic event, atelic predicate); Matthews 1997: 29; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 21 (atelic aspect); Trask 1993: 22

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

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