lingual lingual

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a consonant that is produced with the tongue and other speech organs
  2. (adj) consisting of or related to language
  3. (adj) pertaining to or resembling or lying near the tongue

Usage(s):

  1. There are ten bi-lingual French-English schools and one German-French school, which cater for children from kindergarten through to secondary school level.
  2. Desai, who is a Gujarati, had warned Nehru against dividing India by lingual groups.

News

  1. Hep B United Partners with CDC on First-Ever Multilingual Hepatitis B Testing Campaign for AAPIs

    Hep B United joins the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in announcing the first-ever multilingual campaign for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs), to increase testing for hepatitis B among this population across the United States. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10825228.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Dr. David Li, Dentist and Owner of CT Dental Group Introduces Multi-Lingual Services for Oakland, CA Patients

    Located in the heart of Oakland’s Chinatown District, CT Dental Group recently introduced multi-lingual services to better cater to the broad diversity of patients in their local area that require dental care. Dr. David Li along with four other dentists at CT Dental Group now provide services in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Taiwanese, Vietnamese, Fuzhou dialect, and Shanghai dialect. (PRWeb ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Regional differences in how we speak

    A researcher at North Carolina State University shows the lingual divide among Americans based on the words and phrases we use.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: ABC Action News Tampa Bay

Quotes

  1. "The explosive growth that we are experiencing in Asia Pacific , combined with a highly technically literate and multi-lingual talent pool, make Singapore the perfect location for our first data center outside of the US," added Benioff.
    on May 21, 2008 By: Marc Benioff Source: Earthtimes (press release)

  2. "The company will be a significant employer in the west of Ireland, hiring third-level graduates in IT, software engineering, localisation, finance and multi-lingual customer support, and will contribute to the further development and attractiveness...
    on Dec 1, 2008 By: Eamon O Cuiv Source: Siliconrepublic.com

  3. Heritage Minister Rhodri Glyn Thomas added: "This festival will show Wales as the confident, forward-looking, multi-lingual nation that it is."
    on May 13, 2008 By: Rhodri Glyn Thomas Source: BBC News

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