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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Law.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An abbreviation of lexicon.
  • noun In numismatics, the money standard fixed by imperial or other constituted authority.
  • noun Law: used in various phrases.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Law

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  • verb computing To perform lexical analysis; to convert a character stream to a token stream as a preliminary to parsing.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Latin lēx, lēg-; see leg- in Indo-European roots.]

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From lexical analysis, from lexical

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