also se·mi·ot·i·cal or se·mei·ot·ic also se·mei·ot·i·cal
- Of or relating to semiotics.
- Relating to symptomatology.
Origin of semioticGreek sēmeiōtikos, observant of signs, significant, from sēmeiōsis, indication, from sēmeioun, to signal, to interpret as a sign, from sēmeion, sign, from sēma.
- Of or relating to semiotics or to semantics.
- (medicine, dated) Of or relating to the signs or symptoms of diseases.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Variant of semiotics
Origin of semioticsClassical Greek sēmeiōtikos ; from sēmeion, sign, akin to sēma: see semantic