Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

function word
a word that is uninflected and serves a grammatical function but has little identifiable meaning
pillow talk
intimate conversation between lovers (typically occurring in bed)
consonant articulated by constricting (but not closing) the vocal tract
sense tagger
a tagging program whose labels indicate the meanings of words or expressions
an order that after a specific time certain activities (as being outside on the streets) are prohibited
open-door policy
the policy of granting equal trade opportunities to all countries
one of the areas between or below or above the lines of a musical staff
feature film
the principal (full-length) film in a program at a movie theater
(grammar) a determiner that may indicate the specificity of reference of a noun phrase
dead letter
mail that can neither be delivered nor returned
(music) the first note of a diatonic scale
a graphic or vivid verbal description
isometric line
a line connecting isometric points
two successive letters (especially two letters used to represent a single sound: `sh' in `shoe')
a speech act that conveys information
Modern Greek
the Greek language as spoken and written today
the reversal of the normal order of words
(diplomacy) an international agreement
agreement of results or opinions
relative pronoun
a pronoun (as `that' or `which' or `who') that introduces a relative clause referring to some antecedent
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