Rhematic
Rhematic Rhe*mat"ic, n. The doctrine of propositions or sentences. --Coleridge. [1913 Webster]

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  • Rhematic — Rhe*mat ic, a. [Gr. ???? of or for a verb, fr. ???, ???, a sentence. See {Rhetoric}.] (Gram.) Having a verb for its base; derived from a verb; as, rhematic adjectives. Ftzed. Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rhematic — /ri mat ik/, adj. 1. pertaining to the formation of words. 2. pertaining to the rheme of a sentence. [1855 60; < Gk rhematikós belonging to a word, equiv. to rhemat (s. of rhêma) word + ikos IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • rhematic — /riˈmætɪk/ (say ree matik) adjective 1. relating to the formation of words. 2. relating to or derived from a verb. {Greek rhēmatikos belonging to a verb, a word} …   Australian English dictionary

  • rhematic — /ri mat ik/, adj. 1. pertaining to the formation of words. 2. pertaining to the rheme of a sentence. [1855 60; < Gk rhematikós belonging to a word, equiv. to rhemat (s. of rhêma) word + ikos IC] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Semiotic elements and classes of signs — C. S. Peirce articles  General:    Charles Sanders Peirce Charles Sanders Peirce bibliography Philosophical:    Categories (Peirce) Semiotic elements and   classes of signs (Peirce) Pragmatic maxim • Pragmaticism… …   Wikipedia

  • Representation (arts) — Representation describes the signs that stand in for and take the place of something else.Mitchell, W. 1995, Representation , in F Lentricchia T McLaughlin (eds), Critical Terms for Literary Study , 2nd edn, University of Chicago Press, Chicago]… …   Wikipedia

  • rhema —   n. word; verb.    ♦ rheme, n. speech element expressing an idea.    ♦ rhematic, a. pertaining to formation of words; derived from verbs.    ♦ rhematology, n. study of rhemes …   Dictionary of difficult words

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