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  argument2
  argument externe
  argument interne
  argumental
  argumentatif
  argumentation
  (d')arrière
arrière-plan
  arrondi
  arrondissement
  arrondissement des lèvres
  article1
  article2
  articulateurs
  articulation1

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background

Fr    arrière-plan

nS

Antonym(s): foreground

Domain: Discourse Analysis, Pragmatics

Source(s): Pike & Pike 1982: 240; Pike, K. 1983: 31; Richards etal. 1992: 149-150; Trask 1993: 26-27 (backgrounding); Wales 1989: 46

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background
  backgrounding
  backing
  backlooping
  backness
  back-reference
  backshifting
  bahuvrihi compound
  balance
  bandwidth
  Bantu
  bar1
  bar2
  barbarism
  bare infinitive

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