metaphorical extension definition

  • noun:
    • A noun meaning the process due to the fact language changes in the long run in linguistics wherein this is of or the main feeling of a word that was utilized as a portion of a popularized metaphorical phrase is moved back once again to and subsequently becomes among accepted basic meanings associated with the original term found in the expression . (sample mouse, in computing from mouse button, an input product which possessed a metaphorical tail.)
    • The the main definition of a word which has withstood a such definition change.

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