LEXICAL HYPOTHESIS

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the theory that important natural characteristics and traits unique to individuals have become intrinsically embedded in our natural-language lexicon over time.

LEXICAL HYPOTHESIS: "One hypothesis of linguistics is the lexical hypothesis which implies characteristics have become embedded with an individuals mother tongue instead of embedded locally."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "LEXICAL HYPOTHESIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/lexical-hypothesis/ (accessed June 27, 2022).

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