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word sense

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  1. word meaning, word sense, acceptation(noun)

    the accepted meaning of a word


  1. Word sense

    In linguistics, a word sense is one of the meanings of a word. For example a dictionary may have over 50 different meanings of the word play, each of these having a different meaning based on the context of the word usage in a sentence. For example: In each sentence we associate a different meaning of the word "play" based on hints the rest of the sentence gives us. Computers or people that read words one at a time must use a process called word sense disambiguation to find the correct meaning of a word.

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  1. Alex
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  1. wordsense


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of word sense in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of word sense in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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    used of men; markedly masculine in appearance or manner
    • A. indiscernible
    • B. aculeate
    • C. butch
    • D. unsealed

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