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(Linguistics) linguistic typology
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  1. (Linguistics) linguistic typology
  2. (Archaeology) the result of the classification of things according to their characteristics
  3. The study or systematic classification of types that have characteristics or traits in common.
A figure of speech in which a word or phrase that ordinarily designates one thing is used to designate another, thus making an implicit comparison, as in “a sea of troubles” or
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  1. A figure of speech in which a word or phrase that ordinarily designates one thing is used to designate another, thus making an implicit comparison, as in “a sea of troubles” or
(Biology) Correspondence in function or position between organs of dissimilar evolutionary origin or structure.
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  1. (Biology) Correspondence in function or position between organs of dissimilar evolutionary origin or structure.
  2. A similarity in some respects between things that are otherwise dissimilar:
  3. (Linguistics) The process by which words or morphemes are re-formed or created on the model of existing grammatical patterns in a language, often leading to greater regularity in paradigms, as evidenced by helped replacing holp and holpen as the past tense and past participle of help on the model of verbs such as yelp, yelped, yelped.
Find another word for symbolism. In this page you can discover 5 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for symbolism, like: typology, metaphor, analogy, comparison and relationship.