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EXPLANATORY CONTEXT [1 record]

Record 1 2012-03-29

English

Subject field(s)
  • Lexicology, Lexicography, Terminology
CONT

The explanatory context clarifies one or more aspects of the terminological unit but does not contain enough elements to constitute a definition ...

OBS

The terminological unit must always appear in this type of textual support.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Lexicologie, lexicographie et terminologie
CONT

Le contexte explicatif éclaire un ou plusieurs aspects de l'unité terminologique, mais ne contient pas assez d'éléments pour constituer une définition [...]

OBS

L'unité terminologique doit toujours figurer dans ce type de justification.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Lexicología, lexicografía y terminología
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