Definition of Bloomfield, Leonard in English:

Bloomfield, Leonard

Syllabification: Bloom·field, Leonard
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈblo͞omˌfēld/
  • (1887–1949), US linguist. One of the founders of American structural linguistics, his primary aim was to establish linguistics as an autonomous and scientific discipline. He wrote Language (1933).

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