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lo•cu•tion•ar•y



Pronunciation: (lō-kyOO'shu-ner"ē), [key]
adj. Philos., Ling.
pertaining to the act of conveying semantic content in an utterance, considered as independent of the interaction between the speaker and the listener. Cf. illocutionary, perlocutionary.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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