|Meaning: Differs from the reference object (reference). The object does not have to exist for an expression to have a meaning. Words are not related to objects in a one-to-one correspondence. There is an important distinction between word meaning and sentence meaning. See also use theory, sentence meaning, reference, truth.|
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Meaning/Dewey: The flower means something in the act, it has meaning. E.g. It has the property of being wearable. The consequences are the real nature of the thing. To comprehend them is to grasp the definition.
Essays in Experimental Logic Minneola 2004
John Dewey zur Einführung Hamburg 2016