phonic


pho·nic

adjective \ˈfä-nik also ˈfō-\

linguistics : of or relating to speech sounds or phonics

Full Definition of PHONIC

1
:  of, relating to, or producing sound :  acoustic
2
a :  of or relating to the sounds of speech
b :  of or relating to phonics
pho·ni·cal·ly \-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of PHONIC

1823

Rhymes with PHONIC

pho·nic

adjective \ˈfän-ik, except 2b also ˈfō-nik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PHONIC

1
: of, relating to, or producing sound
2
a : of or relating to the sounds of speech b : of or relating to phonics
pho·ni·cal·ly \-(ə-)lē\ adverb

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