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M X B S E M A N T I C F I E L D K Y D
N S X F C X U A K A G B B P U R W P G
C A Q F C W Q C U Q L E F T Y C S U S
L W Y V Y C M Q I B E U I Q U N I U M
S Y H O X J H I E R A R C H I C A L L
X V A B T D U W G G O C O R P C U E M
O K Q R K O F E J L H I N G Y X J D D
U S L A P R N C Q O E U T O M P R L O
C C M T E N F H H C E F K B L S H H M
Y I Y U O D Y S P H E M I S M Y I Q D
O T N T J H I G H J P M E O E W M Y Y
U S O D Y C O N N O T A T I O N Y O P
K I N M C O L L O C A T I O N K R E B
T L Y I S N K G L H Y P E R N Y M R U
U Y S R Q E U P H E M I S M E W P K J
E T V H X H Q B X G E G G L Y W S N J
R S G L Y G S X D E N O T A T I O N R
U D H J A E X Y U B N I Y I P N Y Q O
L W N R U V C F S D S G V H K T V E B

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  • A branch of linguistics concerned with the study of characteristic choices in use of language made by different individuals or social groups in different situations of use. (10)
  • A group of terms from the same domain. For example, names for food or aspects of computer communication. (8, 5)
  • A grouping together of things in a certain order, as of the words in a sentence. (11)
  • A noun. (8)
  • A particular meaning, especially one given explicitly rather than by suggestion. (10)
  • A system of persons or things arranged in a graded order. (12)
  • A word that means the same or nearly the same as another word, such as bucket and pail (7)
  • An association or idea suggested by a word or phrase. (11)
  • Substitution of derogatory or offensive word or phrase for an innocious one. (10)
  • The use of such inoffensive words or phrases. (9)

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