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metalinguistic

[met-uh-ling-gwis-tik]
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adjective
  1. of or relating to metalinguistics or a metalanguage.
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Origin of metalinguistic

First recorded in 1940–45; meta- + linguistic
Related formsmet·a·lin·guis·ti·cal·ly, adverb
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