lemma |
Definition - (Aka canonical form | dictionary form | citation form) A lexeme is a set of words that have the same base form and a lemma is the member of the set that is chosen by convention to represent it as, for example, the headword in a dictionary. For example, run, runs, ran and running are all forms of the same lexeme; run is the lemma. |
Etymology - The word means "a premiss" in Greek. |