phonemics


pho·ne·mics

noun plural but singular in construction \-miks\

Definition of PHONEMICS

1
:  a branch of linguistic analysis involving the study of phonemes
2
:  the structure of a language in terms of phonemes
pho·ne·mi·cist \-mə-sist\ noun

First Known Use of PHONEMICS

1936

Rhymes with PHONEMICS

pho·ne·mics

noun plural but singular in construction \fə-ˈnē-miks, fō-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PHONEMICS

1
: a branch of linguistic analysis that consists of the study of phonemes
2
: the structure of a language in terms of phonemes

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