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Linguistics  n.  The science of languages, or of the origin, signification, and application of words; glossology.

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"Linguistics" Quotes from Famous Books

... Depending on linguistics, it has recently been maintained that, among the Aryans at least, the imagination created at first only momentary gods (Augenblicksgoetter).[88] Every time that primitive man, in the presence of a phenomenon, experienced a perceptible emotion, he translated it by ...
— Essay on the Creative Imagination • Th. Ribot

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