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  signal acoustique
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  signaler
signe1
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  signe (linguistique)
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sign1

Fr    signe1

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Related term(s): code, decoding, referent, semiology, semiosis, semiotics, subcode, symptom

Domain: Semantics, Narrative Semiotics/Literary Semiotics (Wales)

Source(s): Colapietro 1993: 179-182; Collinge 1990: 139-141 (also "conventional sign", "natural sign", "arbitrary sign", "iconic sign"); Crystal 2003: 417-418; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 99ff.; Eco 1979: 4ff. (also "sign-function", "natural sign", "non-intentional sign"); Eco 1984: 14ff.; ELL: 3885-3888; ES: 572-575; Finch 2000: 27; Hamp 1963: 53; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 208; Hjelmslev 1961[trans.]: 43f. (also "sign-expression", "sign-meaning", "sign-function"); Levinson 1983: 1-2, 57 (indexical sign); Lyons 1977: 95; Martin & Ringham 2006: 185-186; Nash 1968: 216; Nöth 1990: 44-45, 79ff. (also "sign model", "natural sign"); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 197 (#1); Wales 1989: 419-420 (also "natural sign", "artificial sign"); Weinreich 1980: 4f. (also "iconic sign", "indexical sign = symptomatic sign")


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  shorthand
  shortness
  show
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  sibilant
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  sign language
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  sign vehicle
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