- (Avram) Noam [nohm, noh-uh m] /noʊm, ˈnoʊ əm/, born 1928, U.S. linguist, educator, and political activist.
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- (Avram) Noam (ˈnəʊəm). born 1928, US linguist and political critic. His theory of language structure, transformational generative grammar, superseded the behaviourist view of Leonard Bloomfield