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  • Definition: The phenomenon by which a single linguistic form (e.g. a word or a string of words_ can be the form of more than one distinct linguistic expression. The form that is shared by more than one expression is said to be ambiguous.

    Source: Language Files, eleventh edition, edited by Vedrana Mihalicek and Christin Wilson

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