signifier

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signifier ‎(plural signifiers)

  1. Something or someone that signfies, makes something more significant or important.
  2. (linguistics) The sound of spoken word or string of letters on a page that a person recognizes as a sign.

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin significō, significāre, from signum(mark, sign, emblem).

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signifier

  1. to signify, mean

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