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  1. a dynamic set of visual, auditory, or tactile symbols of communication and the elements used to manipulate them

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 13, 2008
  2. can also refer to the use of such systems as a general phenomenon

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  3. considered to be an exclusively human mode of communication; although other animals make use of quite sophisticated communicative systems, none of these are known to make use of all of the properties that linguists use to define language

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 13, 2008
  4. In Western Philosophy, language has long been closely associated with reason, which is also a uniquely human way of using symbols

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  5. In Ancient Greek philosophical terminology, the same word, logos, was used as a term for both language or speech and reason, and the philosopher Thomas Hobbes used the English word "speech" so that it similarly could refer to reason, as will be discu

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