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ter·mi·nol·o·gy

 (tûr′mə-nŏl′ə-jē)
n. pl. ter·mi·nol·o·gies
1. The vocabulary of technical terms used in a particular field, subject, science, or art; nomenclature.
2. The study of nomenclature.

[German Terminologie, from Medieval Latin terminus, expression; see term.]

ter′mi·no·log′i·cal (-nə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
ter′mi·no·log′i·cal·ly adv.
ter′mi·nol′o·gist n.

terminology

(ˌtɜːmɪˈnɒlədʒɪ)
n, pl -gies
1. the body of specialized words relating to a particular subject
2. the study of terms
[C19: from Medieval Latin terminus term, from Latin: end]
terminological adj
ˌterminoˈlogically adv
ˌtermiˈnologist n

ter•mi•nol•o•gy

(ˌtɜr məˈnɒl ə dʒi)

n., pl. -gies.
1. the system of terms belonging or peculiar to a specialized subject; nomenclature.
2. the science of terms.
[1795–1805; < Medieval Latin termin(us) term]
ter`mi•no•log′i•cal (-nlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
ter`mi•no•log′i•cal•ly, adv.

terminology

1. the terms of any branch of knowledge, field of activity, etc.
2. the classification of terms associated with a particular field; nomenclature.
3. Rare. the science of classification. — terminologic, terminological, adj.
See also: Classification
1. the classification of terms associated with a particular field; nomenclature.
2. the terms of any branch of knowledge, field of activity, etc. — terminologic, terminological, adj.
See also: Language
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.terminology - a system of words used to name things in a particular disciplineterminology - a system of words used to name things in a particular discipline; "legal terminology"; "biological nomenclature"; "the language of sociology"
word - a unit of language that native speakers can identify; "words are the blocks from which sentences are made"; "he hardly said ten words all morning"
markup language - a set of symbols and rules for their use when doing a markup of a document
toponomy, toponymy - the nomenclature of regional anatomy

terminology

noun language, terms, vocabulary, jargon, cant, lingo (informal), nomenclature, patois, phraseology, argot medical terminology

terminology

noun
Specialized expressions indigenous to a particular field, subject, trade, or subculture:
Translations
إصْطِلاحات، مُصْطَلَحات فَنِّيَّه
terminologienázvosloví
fagsprogterminologi
terminologiatermistö
nazivljenazivoslovljeterminologija
terminológia
íîorîaforîi, fræîiheiti
terminologijaterminologinis
terminoloģija
terminológia

terminology

[ˌtɜːmɪˈnɒlədʒɪ] Nterminología f

terminology

[ˌtɜːrmɪˈnɒlədʒi] nterminologie f

terminology

nTerminologie f; all the technical terminology in the articleall die Fachausdrücke in dem Artikel

terminology

[ˌtɜːmɪˈnɒlədʒɪ] nterminologia

terminology

(təːmiˈnolədʒi) plural termiˈnologies noun
the special words or phrases used in a particular art, science etc. legal terminology; Every science has its own terminology.
ˌterminoˈlogical adjective

terminology

n. terminología, nomenclatura.
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Years of imprisonment, and the still heavier burden of general incredulity and mockery, have combined with the natural decay of old age to erase from his mind many of the thoughts and notions, and much also of the terminology, which he acquired during his short stay in Spaceland.
But the Square is so unaccustomed to the use of the moral terminology of Spaceland that I should be doing him an injustice if I were literally to transcribe his defence against this charge.
Further, if one thing is said to be correlative with another, and the terminology used is correct, then, though all irrelevant attributes should be removed, and only that one attribute left in virtue of which it was correctly stated to be correlative with that other, the stated correlation will still exist.
When the terminology is thus correct, it is evident that all correlatives are interdependent.
You talk verbosely in antiquated terminology of your love of liberty, and all the while you wear the scarlet livery of the Iron Heel.
The pupil takes the same delight in subordinating every thing to the new terminology as a girl who has just learned botany in seeing a new earth and new seasons thereby.
It is not necessary to suppose, as Freud seems to do, that every unconscious wish was once conscious, and was then, in his terminology, "repressed" because we disapproved of it.
Some influence in the air -- the same influence, probably, that caused the steward to bring without orders the Captain's sea-boots and oilskin coat up to the chart-room -had as it were guided his hand to the shelf; and without taking the time to sit down he had waded with a conscious effort into the terminology of the subject.
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