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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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Expand your knowledge horizons and learn to see deep structure everywhere.
The homemade umbrella rigs Cox and Wiebe used to jig deep structure were formed with four pieces of .
Whereas the two above-described measures focus on analyzing the organization or structure of an externalized model, the deep structure measures its semantic content.
Is this because the deep structure of government organizations is more resistant to change than that of the private sector?
We think the reader shall find what Diop called the Cultural Unity of Africa, a kind of basic mythological order in the deep structure of the poems, expressing the eternal unity of a people, no matter their post traumatic slavery stress syndrome.
This deep structure within CHP will weaken after the referendum," Kurtulus said.
The fuller wines with a deep structure are real food wines.
7) But the tools needed to work out the distinction--the tools needed to exhibit the deep structure underlying the grammatical form of our ordinary statements--involve in a crucial way the tools of logic.
yesterday, but "incision to the deep structure of the body" was carried out later in the afternoon.
61): "I would therefore like to redefine the deep structure of jazz harmony as a simplified abstraction, a mental map or network that lies beneath the chord changes.
Looking at the deep structure of these figurations and implicit narratives, she shows what kinds of values they import, and what those values reveal about people.
Scholars often assume without examining their assumption closely that rituals form part of the deep structure of social life that transcends ordinary events and daily conflicts.

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