- of or belonging to language: linguistic change.
- of or relating to linguistics.
Origin of linguistic
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Examples from the Web for linguistic
It is a linguistic wish for the same kind of campaign that catapulted Barack Obama forward from the caucuses.The Coronation That Wants to Be a Movement: Scenes From Hillary’s Iowa Steak Fry
Ana Marie Cox
September 15, 2014
And this linguistic difference means concrete battles over autism.“Autism Speaks”- but Should Everyone Listen?
June 13, 2014
Here in Odessa, the conflict has nothing to do with a linguistic divide.Soviet-Style Sexual Politics Returns
May 19, 2014
Nugent's recent slur against Obama is just one among many of the raging, aging rock star's linguistic stylings.Nugent: President Obama Is 'Subhuman Mongrel'
February 19, 2014
He also pointed out that such unfortunate language “belongs to the linguistic repertoire of all political sides.”Why Do Italian Jews Tolerate Berlusconi's Trivialization of the Holocaust?
November 6, 2013
But on linguistic p. 6grounds, this extreme antiquity cannot be maintained.Grimhild's Vengeance
"Saving my linguistic face," he thought suddenly, and laughed again.Erik Dorn
At no period of Belgian history did any division follow the linguistic frontier.Belgium
It has linguistic interest, the interest of origins, but no more.The Flourishing of Romance and the Rise of Allegory
Linguistic revivals have, in fact, been well-nigh universal.Introduction to the Science of Sociology
Robert E. Park
- of or relating to language
- of or relating to linguistics
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Word Origin and History for linguistic
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