citation form

the basic form of a word used as a dictionary entry.
See Also: headword, lemma

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  • citation form — noun the form of a word that heads a lexical entry and is alphabetized in a dictionary • Syn: ↑main entry word, ↑entry word • Hypernyms: ↑form, ↑word form, ↑signifier, ↑descriptor • Part Holony …   Useful english dictionary

  • Citation form — In linguistics the citation form of a word can mean: its canonical form or lemma: the form of an inflected word given in dictionaries or glossaries, thus also called the dictionary form. its strong form or isolation form: the way it is pronounced …   Wikipedia

  • citation form — Ling. 1. the spoken form a word has when produced in isolation, such as when cited for purposes of illustration, as distinguished from the form it would have when produced in the normal stream of speech. 2. the form of a lexical set that… …   Universalium

  • Citation (horse) — Citation Sire Bull Lea Grandsire Bull Dog Dam …   Wikipedia

  • Form follows function — is a principle associated with modern architecture and industrial design in the 20th century. The principle is that the shape of a building or object should be primarily based upon its intended function or purpose. Wainwright Building by Louis… …   Wikipedia

  • Citation of Constitutional Laws Act, 2005 — Act to change the manner of referring to the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, and to laws amending it; to substitute the short titles of laws amending the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996; and to provide for… …   Wikipedia

  • Form classification — is the classification of organisms based on their morphology, which does not necessarily reflect their biological relationships. Form classification, generally restricted to palaeontology, reflects uncertainty; the goal of science is to move form …   Wikipedia

  • Citation — (Citatio, Ladung, Vorladung, Rechtsw.), die ausdrückliche Verordnung eines Gerichts od. einer sonstigen öffentlichen Behörde an[162] eine Person, daß dieselbe persönlich od. durch einen Bevollmächtigten zu einer gewissen Zeit vor dem Gericht od.… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Citation signal — Introductory signals are used in legal citations to present authorities and show how the authorities relate to propositions in textual statements. A legal writer uses an introductory signal to tell readers how her citation to legal authority… …   Wikipedia

  • Citation — This article is about the research concept acknowledging the use of another s ideas. For other uses, see Citation (disambiguation). Citation needed redirects here. For the Wikipedia tag, see Template:Citation needed. For Wikipedia s citation… …   Wikipedia

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