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B C L R S T Y L I S T I C S V I O H M
U L U A L A H D U T L U V K O P I X J
A D Y S P H E M I S M F M O U E D P V
I O X U X D Y M Y D B U K O E K E M F
H X M S E M A N T I C F I E L D N E H
B A W R X G Y K Y Q U M B G N G O G Q
N D F Y Q M J V A J O G H M O Y T U A
D G J R I U D P P A O F U O I D A Y P
N H I E R A R C H I C A L Y T H T W Q
R S W P J Q A I C C T I L V A Y I C X
A A R D Y M U X P D U S H W C P O Y L
C O N N O T A T I O N U D I O E N Q O
N U B L U G U Y N O P O V T L R V Y J
C D X R E E U P H E M I S M L N L X J
I I F O A L M P O B F P T I O Y C Q J
M M B H P C C D E C L C E X C M E C V
Q T Q H Y P O N Y M Q K J F H L P M N
F O L P H I V R H L U U L U B T L R Q
B C F C J T K H U X M Q F J L U D 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 whose meaning is included in that of another word. (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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