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Definitions of signification

  1. the message that is intended or expressed or signified; "what is the meaning of this sentence"; "the significance of a red traffic light"; "the signification of Chinese characters"; "the import of his announcement was ambigtuous" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The act of signifying; a making known by signs or other means. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. That which is signified or made known; that meaning which a sign, character, or token is intended to convey; as, the signification of words. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The act of making known by signs; that which is suggested or expressed; the meaning of a sign, symbol, character, etc. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. Significative. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. Act of signifying: that which is signified: meaning. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. That which is signified; meaning; the act of signifying. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. The act of signifying; that which is signified; meaning. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. Meaning; sense; import. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. Act of signifying (rare); exact meaning or sense (usu. of something, esp. of a word or phrase). [old French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  11. n. Act of signifying or making known;—that which is signified or made known;—meaning; import; sense. Cabinet Dictionary
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