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Definition of metalinguistic adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

metalinguistic

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//ˌmɛt̮əlɪŋˈɡwɪstɪk//
 
(linguistics)
 
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related to metalanguage
metalinguistics
 
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NAmE//ˌmɛt̮əlɪŋˈɡwɪstɪks//
 
noun [uncountable]
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