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Saussure

Ferdinand de . 1857--1913, Swiss linguist. He pioneered structuralism in linguistics and the separation of scientific language description from historical philological studies
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Finalmente, em 1966, quando a "Instancia da letra" e publicada nos Escritos I, Lacan acrescenta uma nota, vendo na obra de Starobinski, que acabara de ler, a confirmacao de sua ideia de pauta: "A publicacao, feita por Jean Starobinski [...] das notas deixadas por Ferdinand de Saussure sobre os anagramas e seu uso hipogramatico [...] da-nos a certeza que nos faltava nessa ocasiao".
(10) In the manuscript Elements Fondamentaux--Unite Linguistique de Saussure wrote that in the whole 'semiologic system' (systeme semiologique) 'fundamental elements' (elements fondamentaux) exist as the opposite of the 'abstraction from this silent condition' (abstraction de cette condition tacite).