semiotic

noun
se·​mi·​ot·​ic | \ -ˈät-ik How to pronounce semiotic (audio) \
variants: or semiotics \ -​iks How to pronounce semiotic (audio) \
plural semiotics

Medical Definition of semiotic

: 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

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semiotic adjective

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“Semiotic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/semiotic. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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