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Overview of noun vernacular

The noun vernacular has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. slang, cant, jargon, lingo, argot, patois, vernacular

(a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo")

2. vernacular

(the everyday speech of the people (as distinguished from literary language))

Overview of adj vernacular

The adj vernacular has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. common, vernacular, vulgar

(being or characteristic of or appropriate to everyday language; "common parlance"; "a vernacular term"; "vernacular speakers"; "the vulgar tongue of the masses"; "the technical and vulgar names for an animal species") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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