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There is in the paper...'The verb and its arguments, or verb constellation...', this is your definition. If I right understand this, author uses this specially for the description of the Navajo, because there a lot of sentences, where the most of statements are codified instantly in the used words (see the close phenomena: https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/...


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I believe you're looking for pleonasm. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pleonasm


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