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  sériel
  sermon
  seuil
  sexe
  sifflante
  siglaison
  sigle
  signal1
  signal acoustique
  signal vocal
  signal2
  signaler
  signe1
  signe2
signe (linguistique)

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(linguistic) sign

Fr    signe1

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Related term(s): semiology, signifiant, significans, signification, significatum, signifié, signified, signifier, system

Domain: Functionalism

Source(s): Benveniste 1971[trans.]: 43; Colapietro 1993: 180; Crystal 2003: 418; Dineen 1967: 201f.; Eco 1984: 23; ELL: 3885; ERC: 673; ES: 573; Finch 2000: 6, 27-28; Greimas 1983[trans.]: 12; Hamp 1963: 53; Matthews 1997: 210 (also "language sign"); Nöth 1990: 79, 88; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 197 (#2); Richards etal. 1992: 334; Saussure 1959[trans.]: 67; Wales 1989: 420 (#3); Weinreich 1980: 4

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  (linguistic) assimilation
  linguistic geography
  linguistic insecurity
  linguistic knowledge
  linguistic legitimacy
  linguistic market
  linguistic semantics
(linguistic) sign
  linguistic theory
  linguistic universals
  linguistic variable
  linguistically
  linguistically significant generalization
  linguistics1
  linguistics2

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