lexical
adjective Date: 1836 1. of or relating to words or the vocabulary of a language as distinguished from its grammar and construction 2. of or relating to a lexicon or to lexicography • lexicality nounlexically adverb

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  • lexical — lexical, ale, aux [ lɛksikal, o ] adj. • 1804, diffusé mil. XXe; de lexique ♦ Ling. Qui concerne le lexique, le vocabulaire. La composante lexicale d une langue. Morphologie lexicale. Statistique lexicale. Unité lexicale. ♢ (Opposé à grammatical) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • lexical — LEXICÁL, Ă, lexicali, e, adj. Care aparţine lexicului, privitor la lexic, de lexic. – Din fr. lexical. Trimis de LauraGellner, 24.11.2006. Sursa: DEX 98  lexicál adj. m., pl. lexicáli; f. sg. lexicálă, pl …   Dicționar Român

  • lexical — lex ic*al (l[e^]ks [i^]*kal), a. Of or pertaining to a lexicon, to lexicography, or words; according or conforming to a lexicon. {Lex ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lexical — lexical. adj. Ling. léxico …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • lexical — 1833, from Gk. lexikos pertaining to words (see LEXICON (Cf. lexicon)) + AL (Cf. al) (1). Related: Lexically …   Etymology dictionary

  • lexical — |cs| adj. 2 g. Relativo ao léxico ou aos vocábulos do léxico.   ‣ Etimologia: léxico + al …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • lexical — adj. Ling. léxico …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • lexical — ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to the words or vocabulary of a language. 2) relating to a lexicon or dictionary. DERIVATIVES lexically adverb. ORIGIN from Greek lexikos of words …   English terms dictionary

  • lexical — [lek′si kəl] adj. [ModL lexicalis < Gr lexikon, LEXICON] 1. of a vocabulary, or stock of words, as that of a language; specif., of words as isolated items of vocabulary rather than elements in a grammatical structure 2. of, or having the… …   English World dictionary

  • Lexical — Lexique En linguistique, le lexique d une langue constitue l ensemble de ses lemmes ou, d une manière plus courante mais moins précise, « l ensemble de ses mots ». Toujours dans les usages courants, on utilise, plus facilement le terme… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • lexical — A lexicon is a dictionary, and lexical is descriptive either of dictionaries or the terms they are about. A lexical ambiguity is an ambiguity in a term, as opposed to a structural ambiguity that results from there being two different possible… …   Philosophy dictionary

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