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
Synonyms: language

"he didn't have the language to express his feelings"

Related terms: higher_cognitive_process reading
Similar spelling:   linguistic_profiling