Definition of lexicological in English:


Pronunciation /ˌleksəkəˈläjək(ə)l/ /ˌlɛksəkəˈlɑdʒək(ə)l/

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‘The standpoint of this comparative study is basically lexicological and sociolinguistic.’
  • ‘The whole is quite representative of one of the French lexicological currents in the period considered.’
  • ‘Though I would disagree with the term ‘overly rational’ for the same reason that ‘overly terminal’ would offend my idea of lexicological propriety, I cannot imagine ever excluding the possible existence of more than five senses.’
  • ‘For this reason, the results of the lexicological research project are expected with particular attention.’
  • ‘Some lexicographical and lexicological procedures are shown through analysis and contrasting of several terms.’