Definition of Linguistics. Meaning of Linguistics. Synonyms of Linguistics

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Definition of Linguistics

Linguistics
Linguistics Lin*guis"tics (-t[i^]ks), n. [Cf. F. linguistique.] The science of languages, or of the origin, signification, and application of words; glossology.
Linguistic
Linguistic Lin*guis"tic (l[i^][ng]*gw[i^]s"t[i^]k), Linguistical Lin*guis"tic*al (-t[i^]*kal), a. [Cf. F. linguistique.] Of or pertaining to language; relating to linguistics, or to the affinities of languages.

Meaning of Linguistics from wikipedia

- Linguistics is the scientific study of language. It involves analysing language form, language meaning, and language in context. The earliest activities...
- Symbolic Systems. CUP archive. p. 130. Lyons, John (1981). Language and Linguistics. Cambridge University Press. p. 25. Johnson, David. How Myths about Language...
- critic, and political activist. Sometimes called "the father of modern linguistics", Chomsky is also a major figure in analytic philosophy and one of the...
- Com****tional linguistics is an interdisciplinary field concerned with the statistical or rule-based modeling of natural language from a com****tional...
- In linguistics, morphology (/mɔːrˈfɒlədʒi/) is the study of words, how they are formed, and their relationship to other words in the same language. It...
- In linguistics, a word is the smallest element that can be uttered in isolation with objective or practical meaning.[citation needed] This contrasts deeply...
- In linguistics, syntax (/ˈsɪntæks/) is the set of rules, principles, and processes that govern the structure of sentences (sentence structure) in a given...
- Applied linguistics is an interdisciplinary field which identifies, investigates, and offers solutions to language-related real-life problems. Some of...
- In linguistics, a compound is a lexeme (less precisely, a word or sign) that consists of more than one stem. Compounding, composition or nominal composition...
- Phonology is a branch of linguistics concerned with the systematic organization of sounds in spoken languages and signs in sign languages. It used to...
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