Definition of Jakobson, Roman in English:

Jakobson, Roman

Line breaks: Roman Ja¦kob|son
Pronunciation: /ˈjakəbs(ə)n
 
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( 1896–1982), Russian-born American linguist; full name Roman Osipovich Jakobson. His most influential work described universals in phonology.

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