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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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(philosophy) a philosophical theory of the functions of signs and symbols

Usage examples (29)
  • This "semiology" always has been, I think, flirting on the edge of a mysticism that comes both from an American inclination towards transcendentalism and the impossible...
  • Now to postulate a signification is to have recourse to semiology.
  • So: Semiotics and semiology is for most practical purposes the same.
  • Christened Morse, he was likely to find himself in semiology, sign behavior. for more
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