Semeiotic Se`mei*ot"ic (s[=e]`m[-e]*[o^]t"[i^]k or s[e^]`m[-e]*[o^]t"[i^]k), or Semiotic Se`mi*ot"ic, a. [Gr. shmeiwtiko`s, fr. shmei^on a mark, a sign.] 1. Relating to signs or indications; pertaining to the language of signs, or to language generally as indicating thought. [1913 Webster]

2. (Med.) Of or pertaining to the signs or symptoms of diseases. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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