se·​mi·​ot·​ic -ˈät-ik How to pronounce semiotic (audio)
variants or semiotics
plural semiotics
: a general philosophical theory of signs and symbols that deals especially with their function in both artificially constructed and natural languages and comprises syntactics, semantics, and pragmatics
semiotic adjective

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“Semiotic.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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