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A systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols.


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The text of a popular song or musical-comedy number.

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The cognitive processes involved in producing and understanding linguistic communication.

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A system of words used to name things in a particular discipline.

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A person's manner of speaking.

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Particular system of communication, usually named for the region or peoples that use it.

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Capacity to communicate using signs, such as words or gestures.