Jakobson definition

  • others:
    • Jakobson, Roman 1896-1982. Russian-born United states linguist. A founder of contemporary structural linguistics and contemporary phonology, he had been particularly important in the fields of Slavic languages, phonology, and poetics.
  • noun:
    • United States linguist (born in Russia) noted for his information of universals of phonology (1896-1982)

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