the complete displacement of one language by another in a population of speakers.
- Language engineering
noun any of a variety of computing procedures to human language, including speech recognition, machine translation, parsers, and other natural language applications
- Language for communicating systems
language (LCS) A concurrent SML by Bernard Berthomieu with behaviours and processes, based upon higher order CCS. LCS is implemented as a bytecode interpreter and runs on Sun SPARC, SGI MIPS, and Linux. Latest version: 5.1, as of 2000-03-17. (http://laas.fr/~bernard/lcs.html). E-mail: Bernard Berthomieu . Mailing list: firstname.lastname@example.org (2000-03-28)
- Language h
An early business-oriented language from NCR.
- Language police
noun any person or group crusading for a particular usage or omission within a language; also called language cops , tongue troopers Word Origin derived from such a group in Quebec, Canada, where there is an issue about the official language being French or English