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  circonflexe
  circonlocution
  circonstance
  circonstanciel1
  circonstanciel2
  circonstancielle
  circonstancielle causale
circonstancielle de comparaison
  circonstancielle de condition
  circonstancielle hypothétique
  circonstant1
  circonstant2
  circonstant de lieu
  circonstant de temps
  circulaire

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comparative clause

[Subentry of clause1, comparative1]

Fr    circonstancielle de comparaison, proposition corrélative, subordonnée comparative

Type of: adverbial clause

Domain: Syntax

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 87 (= comparative sentence); Doke 1935: 71 (clause of comparison); Quirk etal. 1985: 1127ff.; Richards etal. 1992: 67 (= comparative sentence)


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  commutability
  commutation
  commute (with)
  compact1
  compact2
  comparative1
  comparative2
  comparative phonetics
  comparativism
  comparison
  compatibility
  compensatory
  competence
  complement1
  complement2

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