Synonyms for linguistic unit

Synonyms for (noun) linguistic unit

Synonyms: linguistic unit, language unit

Definition: one of the natural units into which linguistic messages can be analyzed

Similar words: part, portion, constituent, component, component part

Definition: something determined in relation to something that includes it

Usage: he wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself; I read a portion of the manuscript; the smaller component is hard to reach; the animal constituent of plankton