Multiple meanings, number of related meanings, frequency of occurrence, and the lexicon

@article{Jastrzembski1981MultipleMN,
  title={Multiple meanings, number of related meanings, frequency of occurrence, and the lexicon},
  author={James E. Jastrzembski},
  journal={Cognitive Psychology},
  year={1981},
  volume={13},
  pages={278-305}
}

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