typology

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n typology classification according to general type
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Typology (Theol) A discourse or treatise on types.
    • Typology (Theol) The doctrine of types.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n typology The doctrine of types or symbols; a discourse on types, especially those of Scripture.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Typology the doctrine of Scripture types or figures
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Type, + -logy,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. type—L. typus—Gr. typostyptein, to strike.

Usage

In literature:

Schematology is itself divided into Typology or Grammatology, and Cheirology or Dactylology.
"Sign Language Among North American Indians Compared With That Among Other Peoples And Deaf-Mutes" by Garrick Mallery
The oil, whether employed to anoint a person or to feed a flame, represents, in Old Testament typology, the Holy Spirit.
"The Parables of Our Lord" by William Arnot
Typologically the Sublet type seems intermediate between Damron Side Notched and Knights Island.
"Handbook of Alabama Archaeology: Part I Point Types" by James W. Cambron
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In news:

The book also broadens its scope by examining prayer experiences, Pentecostalism, and a general typology for the benevolent , classified by types of spirituality and types of benevolence .
Every year, journalists make the pilgrimage to Milan in the hope of finding products that are unique, that offer a new typology, and that may very well one day revolutionize the way we live.
Robert Christian points out that one clue to the GOP's failure in the New York special election can be found in the Pew political typology.
Take Pew 's Political Typology Quiz.
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In science:

There are different levels of node typology. On the highest level, there are two types of nodes: an automaton node and a variable node. Each of these types has subtypes, e.g., a neural network, Turing machine or finite state machine.
Mathematical Models in Schema Theory
Properties and the internal structure of the edge. There are different levels of edge typology.
Mathematical Models in Schema Theory
Forthcoming. A social layer for typological databases.
The emerging field of language dynamics
The typological database of the World Atlas of Language Structures.
The emerging field of language dynamics
This was fully confirmed also in the other two types (classes Ib and Ic of our typology in Fig. 2).
Transition from Regular to Chaotic Circulation in Magnetized Coronae near Compact Objects
The H IER Model A significant difficulty in working with any large typological database is that the languages will be sampled nonuniformly.
A Bayesian Model for Discovering Typological Implications
Many of them (eg., #7) are well known in the typological literature.
A Bayesian Model for Discovering Typological Implications
This is supported by typological evidence that high and mid front vowels are the “last” vowels to be added to a language’s repertoire.
A Bayesian Model for Discovering Typological Implications
We have presented a Bayesian model for discovering universal linguistic implications from a typological database.
A Bayesian Model for Discovering Typological Implications
We believe that our model is sufficiently general that it could be applied to many different typological databases — we attempted not to “overfit” it to WALS.
A Bayesian Model for Discovering Typological Implications
Our hope is that the automatic discovery of such implications not only aid typologically-inclined linguists, but also other groups.
A Bayesian Model for Discovering Typological Implications
Many extensions are possible to this model; for instance attempting to uncover typologically hierarchies and other higherorder structures.
A Bayesian Model for Discovering Typological Implications
Possible and Probable Languages: A Generative Perspective on Linguistic Typology.
A Bayesian Model for Discovering Typological Implications
Classifying trending topics: A typology of conversation triggers on twitter.
Towards Real-Time Summarization of Scheduled Events from Twitter Streams
Some ambiguities remain unresolved because of this. (cid:15) Constraint typology.
Three studies of grammar-based surface-syntactic parsing of unrestricted English text. A summary and orientation
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