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deep structure

(in linguistics and neurolinguistics) the deeper experience and meaning to which surface structures in a communication may refer.
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The deep structures whisper misleading ideas in the ears of Alevis and suggest that the PKK is winning with the power of the gun," he said in an exclusive interview with Aksiyon news magazine.
Is this because the deep structure of government organizations is more resistant to change than that of the private sector?
Weitzul said she has a personal bias against electrodesiccation and curettage, which theoretically risks seeding the cancer into deep structures.
As the mobilisation of the system works on the deep structures and organs of the nervous system,it influences motor pain and coordination mechanisms, the digestive system, the respiratory system and the heart function.
Mycobacterium marinum infection of the hand involving deep structures.
The anthology includes only token works that consider the interconnectedness of race, culture and class-based oppressions with the equally menacing deep structures of sexism and homophobia, although in Memphis Willie B.
21 Thus ornament is not only the mirror of observable nature but an explorer of its deep structures.
94-5) and are accounted for by his theory of deep structures of relationship or 'juxtology' (pp.
In order to arrive at the correct hypotheses of science and for those that make up the scientific deep structures Kripke and Putnam appeal to, we must have the ability to arrive at diverse and even incorrect hypotheses.
101) urges researchers of bona fide groups to pay close attention to "what is covert, implicit, and assumed normal" in order to reveal the deep structures of the group or team.
It is important to learn to diagnose your leadership capacity in terms of the Diamond Deep Structures.
The deep structures of language that can provide a relatively stable field for analysis are more subtle.

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