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/ˈmɒntəˌɡjuː/
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(logic, linguistics) a model-theoretic semantic theory for natural language that seeks to encompass indexical expressions and opaque contexts within an extensional theory by constructing set-theoretic representations of the intension of an expression in terms of functions of possible worlds
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named after Richard Merett Montague (1930–71), US logician
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