Definition of terminology :
1. The doctrine of terms; a theory of terms or appellations; a treatise on terms.
2. The terms actually used in any business, art, science, or the like; nomenclature; technical terms; as, the terminology of chemistry.
speech communication, lyric, argot, words, oral communication, linguistic process, dialect, voice communication, lingo, patois, vernacular, language, speech, spoken language, spoken communication, linguistic communication, cant
nomenclature (part of speech: noun)
word (part of speech: noun)
phrase (part of speech: noun)
locution, verbalism, paragraph, maxim, proverb, euphemism, adage, metaphor, expression, catchphrase, motto, cliche, figure of speech, clause, phraseology, sentence, slogan, epigram, phrase, mannerism, idiom
- And now, by wandering off into a discussion of terminology I forget where we were. - "The Altar Steps", Compton MacKenzie.
- In this word we have an instance of the frequent conflict between the words of common speech and logical terminology. - "Logic, Inductive and Deductive", William Minto.
- There was but one Church in Laodicea, and yet within it there was this little Church- an imperium in imperio- as if the word had not yet come to mean more than an assembly, and as if all arrangements of order and worship, and all the terminology of later days, were undreamed of yet. - "The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon", Alexander Maclaren.