What does Terminology mean?

Definitions for Terminology
ˌtɜr məˈnɒl ə dʒiTer·mi·nol·o·gy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. terminology, nomenclature, languagenoun

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

    "legal terminology"; "biological nomenclature"; "the language of sociology"

Wiktionary

  1. terminologynoun

    The doctrine of terms; a theory of terms or appellations; a treatise on terms, a system of specialized terms.

  2. terminologynoun

    The set of terms actually used in any business, art, science, or the like; nomenclature; technical terms; as, the terminology of chemistry.

  3. Etymology: From terminus + -ology, from -o- + -logy, from -λογία

Wikipedia

  1. Terminology

    Terminology is a general word for the group of specialized words or meanings relating to a particular field, and also the study of such terms and their use, this also known as terminology science. Terms are words and compound words or multi-word expressions that in specific contexts are given specific meanings—these may deviate from the meanings the same words have in other contexts and in everyday language. Terminology is a discipline that studies, among other things, the development of such terms and their interrelationships within a specialized domain. Terminology differs from lexicography, as it involves the study of concepts, conceptual systems and their labels (terms), whereas lexicography studies words and their meanings. Terminology is a discipline that systematically studies the "labelling or designating of concepts" particular to one or more subject fields or domains of human activity. It does this through the research and analysis of terms in context for the purpose of documenting and promoting consistent usage. Terminology can be limited to one or more languages (for example, "multilingual terminology" and "bilingual terminology"), or may have an interdisciplinarity focus on the use of terms in different fields.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Terminologynoun

    the doctrine of terms; a theory of terms or appellations; a treatise on terms

  2. Terminologynoun

    the terms actually used in any business, art, science, or the like; nomenclature; technical terms; as, the terminology of chemistry

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Terminology

    Work consisting of lists of the technical terms or expressions used in a specific field. These lists may or may not be formally adopted or sanctioned by usage.

Entomology

  1. Terminology

    the technical nomenclature of any science.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Terminology in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Terminology in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Terminology in a Sentence

  1. Andrew Napolitano:

    If somebody removed the top secret terminology on it, that person committed a felony, but she is presumed to know what is top secret, whether it is stamped top secret or not.

  2. David Kennedy:

    Zoom doesn't seem to be very clear on what they record, what they don't record, there's a lot of things that Zoom is doing that is particularly alarming and concerning, because they're not using the right language and terminology.

  3. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan:

    I won't be reprogramming any more money for the border wall, there was a billion and a half dollars that was reprogrammed, some of it did come from money we are underrunning or saving or whatever terminology Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan want to use from Afghanistan. But we have very smart people here in Defense Department and we found ways to do this without having any impact on readiness.

  4. Washington Redskins:

    Yeah, for sure. We have to have that, i mean Case coming off the most experience is great. Colt has the most experience with this terminology in this system, and Dwayne was the 15th pick in the draft. We'll see what happens.

  5. Bruce Bennett:

    Certainly the administration is doing everything it can, within bounds, to get North Korea to trust them, but North Korea terminology, what they are saying, is exactly the opposite, which makes North Korea terminology sound like what Chairman Kim at his word is really trying to do is play the hard bargainer and extort as much as Chairman Kim at his word can... until the Americans decide( he is) not serious.

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