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brièveté
  bruit
  bruyant
  bruyante
  buccal
  but1
  but2
  cacologie
  cacophonie
  cacophonique
  cacuminal
  cadencé
  cadence1
  cadence2
  cadrage

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English

brevity

Fr    brièveté

nS

Antonym(s): prolixity, verbosity, wordiness

Related term(s): brachylogy, maxim of manner

Domain: Speech-Act Theory

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 121; Levinson 1983: 135


English word list

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  break up
  breath1
  breath2
  breathe
  breathing
  breathing apparatus
  breathstream
brevity
  bridge verb
  brief
  broadening of meaning
  Broca's aphasia
  Broca's area
  buccal
  bundle

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