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Bierwisch, Manfred. 1983. Semantische und konzeptuelle Repräsentation lexicalischer Einheiten. In Ruzicka, Rudolf and Wolfgang Motsch, eds. Untersuchungen zur Semantik. Akademie-Verlag. pp. 61–99.
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An analysis of some problems of lexical semantics, especially concerning the interaction of syntactic and semantic structures of natural language and other cognitive systems. B. sketches a conceptual framework for analyzing the problem, and he applies it to two questions: how does word semantics relate to conceptual representations? And are semantic representations of lexical units uniform or variable?