ordinary language

ordinary language
The language of everyday use. Ordinary language philosophy was the variety of linguistic philosophy that paid particular attention to the nuances of everyday usage, believing that philosophical error often arose from neglecting distinctions embedded in that usage.

Philosophy dictionary. . 2011.

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  • ordinary-language philosophy — /awr dn er ee lang gwij/. See linguistic analysis. [1955 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • ordinary language analysis —  Обычного языка анализ …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • ordinary-language philosophy — /awr dn er ee lang gwij/. See linguistic analysis. [1955 60] …   Useful english dictionary

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