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semantics

 [sĕ-man´tiks]
study of the meanings of words and the rules of their use; study of the relation between language and significance.

se·man·tics

(sĕ-man'tiks), A branch of semiotics:
1. The study of the significance and development of the meaning of words.
2. The study concerned with the relations between signs and their referents; the relations between the signs of a system; and human behavioral reaction to signs, including unconscious attitudes, influences of social institutions, and epistemologic and linguistic assumptions.
[G. sēmainō, to show]

semantics

[siman′tiks]
Etymology: Gk, semantikos, significant
the study of language with special concern for the meanings of words or other symbols.

se·man·tics

(sĕ-man'tiks)
1. Study of the significance and development of the meaning of words.
2. The study concerned with the relations between signs and their referents.
[G. sēmainō, to show]

semantics

The study of meaning, of the effectiveness with which thought is translated into language, and of the relationship between words and symbols and meaning.

semantics (siman´tiks),

n the study of language with special concern for the meanings of words and other symbols.
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Secondly, the paper describes the correspondence between the inputs and outputs of an original algorithm of semantic-syntactic analysis and indicates its advantages; the semantic representations of the input texts are the expressions of SK-languages.
In this sentence, the use of bent on self-improvement develops an ironic intention because of the semantic prosodic clash between bent on (which generally has a negative prosody) and self-improvement (which has a positive prosody).
The Semantic Web will advance the relational database model and overturn old ways of organizing information, according to Berners-Lee.
The majority of mild AD patients had mild or moderate semantic impairment, and 25% had severe impairment (deficits on four of the five tests).
Cognitive scientists and computational psycholinguistics have developed Latent Semantic Analysis (LSA) as a statistical model for comparing semantic similarity of units of text to each other.
An article, written by the proposer of this program, entitled "Intrapersonal Evolution: The Structured Unconscious, The Structural More, and the Semantic Jump," was published in the Fall 1994 issue of ETC.

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