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  chuintante
  chute1
  chute2
  chva
  cible
  circonfixe
  circonflexe
circonlocution
  circonstance
  circonstanciel1
  circonstanciel2
  circonstancielle
  circonstancielle causale
  circonstancielle de comparaison
  circonstancielle de condition

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circumlocution

Fr    circonlocution, périphrase1

nS

Synonym(s): periphrasis2

Type of: figure of thought

Domain: Rhetorics

Source(s): Bloomfield 1933: 140; Crystal 2001: 56; Greimas 1983[trans.]: 98; Nash 1968: 30; Wales 1989: 346


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  circonstant
  circular
  circular reasoning
  circularity
  circumfix
  circumflex1
  circumflex2
circumlocution
  circumstance
  citation
  citation form
  cite
  class1
  class2
  class dialect

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