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  nœud central
  nœud étiqueté
  nœud-barrière
  nœud-borne
  nom1
  nom2
  nom d'agent
  nom déverbal
  nom épicène
  nombre
  nomenclature
  nominal1
  nominal2
  nominalisateur
  nominalisation

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collective noun

[Subentry of collective, noun1]

Fr    nom collectif

Synonym(s): mass noun, non-count noun, uncountable noun

Antonym(s): count noun, countable noun, unit noun

Related term(s): abstract noun, singulative

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 82; Doke 1935: 152; Finch 2000: 111 (vs. general noun); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 41; Matthews 1997: 59-60; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 41; Quirk etal. 1985: 316; Richards etal. 1992: 62; Trask 1993: 48


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  coindexing
  collaborative completion
  collate
  collect
  collection
  collection (of data)
  collective
  collocation
  collocational
  collocational meaning
  collocational range
  colloquial
  colloquialism
  colon1
  color

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