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  appropriété
  approximante
  d'appui
  à-propos
  aptitude
  arbitraire1
  arbitraire2
  arborescent
  arbre
  arbre étiqueté
  archaïque
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arbitrariness of the sign

[Subentry of arbitrariness, (linguistic) sign]

Fr    arbitraire du signe

Synonym(s): arbitrary nature of the sign/symbol

Domain: Functionalism

Source(s):

Colapietro 1993: 30-32
COLAPIETRO, Vincent M. (1993) Glossary of Semiotics. New York: Paragon House. (SN)


ELL: 3667
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Halliday 1978: 44
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. (1978) Language as Social Semiotic: The social interpretation of language and meaning. Baltimore: University Park Press. (SL)


Lyons 1971: 63-65 (arbitrariness of substantial realization)
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


Nöth 1990: 240-246
NÖTH, Winfried. (1990) Handbook of Semiotics. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.  (SM)


Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 276
RUWET, Nicholas. (1973 [trans.]) An Introduction to Generative Grammar. Trans. by Norval S.H. Smith. Amsterdam : North-Holland Publishing Co. (GG)


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  appropriate
  appropriateness
  approximant
  approximate
  aptitude
  arbitrariness
  arbitrary
  arboreal
  archaic
  archaism
  archilexeme
  archimorpheme
  archiphoneme
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