IV. WORDS RELATING TO THE INTELLECTUAL FACULTIES; COMMUNICATION OF IDEAS

III. MEANS OF COMMUNICATING IDEAS

2. Conventional Means; Language Generally

Word.

[Nouns] word, term, vocable; name [more]; phrase [more]; root, etymon; derivative; part of speech (grammar) [more]; ideophone.

dictionary, vocabulary, lexicon, index, glossary, thesaurus, gradus, delectus, concordance.

etymology, derivation; glossology, terminology, orismology; paleology (philogy) [more].

lexicography; glossography (scholar) [more]; lexicologist, verbarian.

[Adjectives] verbal, literal; titular, nominal.

[Similarly derived] conjugat, paronymous; derivative.

[Adverbs] verbally; verbatim (exactly) [more].

[Phrases] "the artillery of words" [Swift].

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