lexeme

Definitions of lexeme
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n a minimal unit (as a word or stem) in the lexicon of a language; `go' and `went' and `gone' and `going' are all members of the English lexeme `go'

Type of:
language unit, linguistic unit
one of the natural units into which linguistic messages can be analyzed

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