Definition of Saussure, Ferdinand de in English:

Saussure, Ferdinand de

Syllabification: Saus·sure, Ferdinand de
Pronunciation: /sōˈso͝or, -ˈsYr
 
/
( 1857–1913), Swiss linguistics scholar. He was one of the founders of modern linguistics, and his work was fundamental to the development of structuralism.

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