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lex·eme

 (lĕk′sēm′)
n.
The fundamental unit of the lexicon of a language. Find, finds, found, and finding are forms of the English lexeme find.

lexeme

(ˈlɛksiːm)
n
(Linguistics) linguistics a minimal meaningful unit of language, the meaning of which cannot be understood from that of its component morphemes. Take off (in the senses to mimic, to become airborne, etc) is a lexeme, as well as the independent morphemes take and off
[C20: from lex(icon) + -eme]

lex•eme

(ˈlɛk sim)

n.
a minimal lexical unit in a language, as a word or idiomatic phrase, esp. an abstract form underlying any inflected forms.
[1935–40; lex (ical) or lex (icon) + -eme]

lexeme

A fundamental meaningful unit of a language.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lexeme - a minimal unit (as a word or stem) in the lexicon of a language; `go' and `went' and `gone' and `going' are all members of the English lexeme `go'
language unit, linguistic unit - one of the natural units into which linguistic messages can be analyzed
Translations
lexém
leksem
語彙素
leksema
lexeem
lexem
lexéma
lexem

lexeme

[ˈleksiːm] Nlexema m
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In this sense, the suffix -yXl might be a lexeme, ay+il, which possess its yXl form as a result of linguistic economy: ayil [right arrow] yil.
La derision a meme etendu l'usage du lexeme a d'autres manifestations de la vie quotidienne.
The meaning of a lexeme tends to be more general than that of word-forms, and it has lexico-syntactic properties, such as class or gender.
245: Due to the lexeme [za]-an-ki-la-tar [pe]nalty' in 1.
A closer look clarifies that the trademark owner occupies a particular language unit, a "trademark lexeme," and the rights of the trademark owner, like the rights of the adverse possessor, are circumscribed by her efforts to delineate and police the boundaries of her claim.
To assess similarity between statements, Alceste constructs a matrix that crosses ECUs and lexemes, where the cells sign the presence or absence of that lexeme in the ECU.
He then concludes that the set of lexemes in any one language-system which cover the conceptual area and, by means of the relations of sense which hold between them, gives structure to it as a lexical field; and each lexeme will cover a certain conceptual area, which may in turn be structured as a field by another set of lexemes (as the area covered by 'red' in English is structured by 'scarlet,' 'crimson,' 'vermillion,' etc.
This cross-referencing is very thorough and a great asset to the work, though there are some inconsistencies, such as when representing variant forms of the same lexeme.
Frederick Danker's third revised edition of A Greek and English Lexicon of the New Testament and Other Early Christian Literature (2000) has a lengthy explanation of this lexeme that includes post-Shoah sensitivities (478), an understandable decision in the light of the history of Christian anti-Judaism and the use of the NT as an authoritative religious text.
Although formerly a branch of philology, lexicology is increasingly treated as a brand of linguistics, associated with such terms as lexeme, lexical field,, lexical item, lexicon, lexis .
The most common answer contained lexeme mimo (literally- to be out of body) which belongs to CONTAINER conceptual metaphor and were correlated with distracted state of Mind.
For example, the signer in the DGS example in (6) uses a relational lexeme next-to, in addition to the SASS construction, to locate the red cone next to the yellow one.