What is a deictic expression in linguistics?

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A deictic expression is an expression that has a deictic usage as its
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A non-deictic expression is an expression for which you don't need context to understand it since it doesn't refer to anything in particular. Imagine you are walking along the beach
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Use your dominant hand's index finger with arm outstretch making arch pointing to a specific place or spot for " OVER THERE"
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deix·is (dīk′sĭs) n. The function of a deictic word in specifying its referent in a given context. [Greek, display, demonstrative reference, from deiknunai,
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