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linguisticsnoun [U]

uk   /lɪŋˈɡwɪs.tɪks/  us   /lɪŋˈɡwɪs.tɪks/ (also linguistic science)
the ​scientificstudy of the ​structure and ​development of ​language in ​general or of ​particularlanguages
(Definition of linguistics from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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linguisticsnoun [U]

 us   /lɪŋˈɡwɪs·tɪks/
the ​study of the ​structure and ​development of ​language in ​general or of ​particularlanguages
(Definition of linguistics from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “linguistics”
in Arabic عِلم اللُغة, اللُغَوِيّات…
in Korean 언어학…
in Portuguese linguística…
in Catalan lingüística…
in Japanese 言語学…
in Chinese (Simplified) 语言学…
in Turkish dilbilim…
in Russian лингвистика…
in Chinese (Traditional) 語言學…
in Italian linguistica…
in Polish językoznawstwo, lingwistyka…
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