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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The humanistic study of language and literature; The scientific study of language.

Usage examples (35)
  • linguistics experts are involved in an ambitious joint initiative with a firm to find out why we speak the way we do.
  • As a monolingual American, any chance to strengthen my linguistics is a plus.
  • I've always been fascinated with languages, and linguistics is amazing too.
  • I understand this view to be more or less orthodox in linguistics these days. for more
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