SIGNAL (Iconic) 1)3)
G. BATESON gives the following example of iconic signal: "The bared fang at a given instant may mention an attack which, if and when it occurs, will include a new baring of the fangs" (1973, p.393).
This supposes that the receiver is able to understand what he perceives with its correct meaning within a formerly learned context, i.e., any signal supposes common understanding of a shared coded context.
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