DEEP STRUCTURE By N., Sam M.S. - 46 Anatomy. Any organ that is beneath the surface layers of the body. 2. Transformational generative grammar. Abstract base form of a sentence. DEEP STRUCTURE: "Joe's heart is an example of a deep structure." Related Psychology Terms LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) SENTENCE COMPLETION METHOD TRANSFORMATIONAL GENERATIVE GRAMMAR READABILITY RESEARCH EMBEDDED SENTENCE ARISTOTLE (384-322 B.C.) CONSTITUENT ESTHETICS EMOTION (General) PHRASE-STRUCTURE GRAMMAR (PSG) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DEEP STRUCTURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/deep-structure/ (accessed January 31, 2023).