What does lexis mean?

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ˈlɛk sɪslex·is

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lexisnoun

    all of the words in a language; all word forms having meaning or grammatical function

Wiktionary

  1. lexisnoun

    The set of all words and phrases in a language.

  2. lexisnoun

    The vocabulary used by a writer

    In this broadsheet newspaper, the reporter uses a complicated and formal lexis which I find hard to understand sometimes.

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  1. Lexis

    In linguistics, a lexis is the total word-stock or lexicon having items of lexical, rather than grammatical, meaning.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lexis in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lexis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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