|1.||[ noun ] (linguistics) a process involved in human language|
|Related terms:||human_process omission agglutination dissimilation drift derivation lexicalisation assimilation fusion syneresis metathesis infection linguistics|
|2.||[ noun ] (psychology) the cognitive processes involved in producing and understanding linguistic communication|
"he didn't have the language to express his feelings"
|Related terms:||higher_cognitive_process reading|