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Lexis: Total bank of words and phrases of a particular language, the artifact of which is known as a lexicon. [e]

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  • Cranberry word [r]: or 'fossilized term', used in morphology to refer to exceptional compound words not built from productive rules, e.g. cranberry (no such thing as *cran-). [e]
  • Lexicon [r]: Complete set of vocabulary units for a language, including information on their structural specifications (semantic, morphological, syntactic and phonological properties, plus how they inter-relate); also, the mental representation of this lexical knowledge and, in casual usage, a synonym for vocabulary. The word is also common in the titles of dictionaries of Arabic, Aramaic/Syriac, ancient Greek and Hebrew. [e]
  • Linguistics [r]: The scientific study of language. [e]
  • Trademark [r]: A word, phrase, design, or other feature that is legally accepted to identify the source of a product or service [e]