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Definition of the noun diachrony

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noun - plural: diachronies

  1. the study of linguistic change

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Google previewLevinas: A Guide For the Perplexed (2004)

by Benjamin Hutchens

Diachrony is the notion that...

'Diachrony is a structure that no thematizing and interested movement of consciousness - memory or hope - can either resolve or recuperate in the simultaneities it constitutes.”3 The insular ...

Google previewBrands, Consumers, Symbols and Research (1999)

Sidney J Levy on Marketing by Sidney J. Levy, Dennis W. Rook

Diachrony refers to the variation in those ideas over time, with changes...

Google previewFossil Mammals of Asia (2013)

Neogene Biostratigraphy and Chronology by Xiaoming Wang

Spatial diachrony is a key question in stratigraphic correlation. If.

Google previewInternational Handbook of Semiotics (2015)

by Peter Pericles Trifonas

Diachrony preceding and succeeding “langue's” synchrony Synchrony in a near-geometric sense, may be the essence of Saussurean langue as a secondary modeling system, but diachrony is the essence of language in the root sense ...

Google previewDictionary of Critical Realism (2015)

by Mervyn Hartwig

diachrony/synchrony diachrony/synchrony (f. Gr. through time, with or across time, respectively). The question of the relationship of the diachronic and synchronic is one of the perennial problems of social theory. They are often thought of ...

Google previewDictionary of Semiotics (1999)

by Bronwen Martin, Felizitas Ringham

Diachrony The term diachrony designates the arrangement of time in a historical perspective. If we analyse the development of colonialism during the last two or three centuries, for example, our study will be diachronic, Diachrony is ...

Google previewRoutledge Dictionary of Language and Linguistics (2006)

by Hadumod Bussmann

also diachrony, dia- system) diachronic linguistics [Grk chronos 'time'] Systematic description and elucidation of all linguistic changes through time (internal historical linguistics) with regard to external facts such as political history, cultural ...

Google previewAdvances in the Theory of the Lexicon (2006)

by Dieter Wunderlich

diachrony. of. polysynthesis. Johanna. Mattissen. 1. Polysynthesis as a morphological type Within the Sonderforschungsbereich "Theory of the Lexicon" two typological projects were concerned with (a) the distinction of lexical categories ...

Google previewThe Columbia Dictionary of Modern Literary and Cultural Criticism (1995)

by Joseph Childers, Gary Hentzi

DIACHRONY 79 Deleuze, Gilles, and Mix Guattari. Anti-Oedipus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia. Trans. Robert Hurley, Mark Seem, and Helen R. Lane. New York: Viking, 1977. — . Kafka: Toward a Minor Literature. Trans. Dana Polan.

Google previewWorld Lexicon of Grammaticalization (2002)

by Bernd Heine, Tania Kuteva

diachrony in language structure.

Google previewDictionary of World Philosophy (2013)

by A. Pablo Iannone

diachrony dialectic and, instead of joy, a feeling of well-being; the fourth involves only equanimity and alertness. In Chinese Buddhism, dhyāna includes all meditation practices - even all preparatory practices for dhyāna in the previously ...

Google previewDictionary of Media and Communications (2014)

by Marcel Danesi

Diachrony refers to evolutionary tendencies within systems to produce change in those systems. dial radio or television plate or disk, with numbers or letters on it for tuning into a station. Dials are now largely obsolete, having been replaced by ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of the Linguistic Sciences (2008)

Issues and Theories by Vennelakaṇṭi Prakāśaṃ

The mention of causality leads to the issue of the relation between synchrony and diachrony from the standpoint of the semiotics of language. While Saussure closed of inquiry into the causes of linguistic evolution by proclaiming sound ...

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