Constitution; mode of construction, organization, etc.; system.
the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something
(Linguistics) A linguistic unit or pattern, such as a succession of speech sounds, written symbols, or gestures, that conveys meaning; a linguistic sign. The signifier of the concept “tree” is, in English, the string of speech sounds (t), (r), and (ē); in German, (b), (ou), and (m).
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