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Lexical Definition

Richard Robinson

in Definition

Published in print March 1963 | ISBN: 9780198241607
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191680397 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198241607.003.0003
Lexical Definition

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This chapter begins with a discussion of the nature of lexical definition. It then discusses the settlement of two disputes about lexical definition, how everything is lexically definable and whether lexical definitions should be brief or not.

Keywords: lexical definition; lexically definable; lexically indefinable

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Subjects: Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic

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