-phone

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1-phone

noun combining form

: sound

: a speaker of a specified language

Full Definition of -PHONE

1
:  sound <homophone> —often in names of musical instruments and sound-transmitting devices <radiophone> <xylophone>
2
:  speaker of (a specified language) <Francophone>

Origin of -PHONE

Greek -phōnos sounding, from phōnē

2-phone

adjective combining form

Definition of -PHONE

:  of or relating to a population that speaks (a specified language) <Francophone>

Origin of -PHONE

French, from Greek -phōnos

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