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linguistic

EN[lɪŋˈɡwɪstɪk] [-ɪstɪk]
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    Definition of linguistic in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveSUF-istic
    1. Of or relating to language.
      1. Swearing doesn't just mean what we now understand by "dirty words". It is entwined, in social and linguistic history, with the other sort of swearing: vows and oaths.
    2. Of or relating to linguistics.
      1. (computing) Relating to a computer language.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Let us not balance the books of oppression of the deaf on the backs and minds of other oppressed linguistic ethnic and cultural minorities.
          • As secretary a young man with a “mobile identity” since his anagraphic data such as his second surname will change in relation to the linguistic decrees of the birthplace.
          • English National Opera is a title freighted with implications, and that first adjective promises not only a geographical reach, but a linguistic commitment too.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
          • Uncomparable adjectives
        Related Links:
        1. en linguistical
        2. en linguisticky
        3. en linguistician
        4. en linguistically
        5. en linguisticians
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Meaning of linguistic for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "linguistic" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective.
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        Definiteness: Level 7
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