Saussurean

[ soh-soo r-ee-uh n, -syoo r- ]
/ soʊˈsʊər i ən, -ˈsyʊər- /

adjective

pertaining to or characteristic of the theories of Ferdinand de Saussure, especially the view that a language consists of a network of interrelated elements in contrast.

Origin of Saussurean


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