Definition of Denotation. Meaning of Denotation. Synonyms of Denotation

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Definition of Denotation

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Meaning of Denotation from wikipedia

- philosophy, the denotation of an expression is its literal meaning. For instance, the English word "warm" denotes the property of being warm. Denotation is contrasted...
- In computer science, denotational semantics (initially known as mathematical semantics or Scott–Strachey semantics) is an approach of formalizing the meanings...
- carries, in addition to its explicit or literal meaning, which is its denotation. A connotation is frequently described as either positive or negative...
- In semiotics, denotation is the surface or the literal meaning, the definition most likely to appear in a dictionary. Drawing from the original word or...
- concepts can apply to photography as well. Denotation refers to the meaning hidden in symbols or images. A denotation is "what we see" in the picture or what...
- 639-3". sil.org. "Scope of Denotation: Individual Languages". sil.org. "Scope of Denotation: Dialects". sil.org. "Scope of denotation: Macrolanguages". sil...
- sense-reference distinction is commonly confused with that between connotation and denotation, which originates with John Stuart Mill. According to Mill, a common term...
- same meaning share a seme or denotational sememe, whereas those with inexactly similar meanings share a broader denotational or connotational sememe and...
- quotation »A» U+00BB (187) » Alternative primary level quotation – A U+2013 (8211) – Alternative denotation at the beginning of quoted speech...
- concepts, or referents a term refers to can be defined. They give meaning or denotation to a term. An intensional definition gives meaning to a term by specifying...