Phraseologic
Phraseologic Phra`se*o*log"ic, Phraseological Phra`se*o*log"ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to phraseology; consisting of a peculiar form of words. ``This verbal or phraseological answer.'' --Bp. Pearson. [1913 Webster]

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  • phraseologic — phraseologˈic or phraseologˈical adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑phrase * * * phraseoˈlogic, a. rare. [f. phraseology (or its mod.L. orig.) + ic.] = next, 2. 1828–32 in Webster …   Useful english dictionary

  • Phraseological — Phraseologic Phra se*o*log ic, Phraseological Phra se*o*log ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to phraseology; consisting of a peculiar form of words. This verbal or phraseological answer. Bp. Pearson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • phraseology — phraseological /fray zee euh loj i keuhl/, phraseologic, adj. phraseologically, adv. /fray zee ol euh jee/, n. 1. manner or style of verbal expression; characteristic language: legal phraseology. 2. expressions; phrases: obscure phraseology.… …   Universalium

  • phraséologie — [ frazeɔlɔʒi ] n. f. • 1778; angl. phraseology (1664) 1 ♦ Didact. Ensemble des expressions (terminologie et particularités syntaxiques) propres à un usage, un milieu, une époque, un écrivain. La phraséologie marxiste, administrative. ⇒ 1.jargon,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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