morphophonemic

adjective
mor·​pho·​phonemic | \ ¦mȯ(r)(ˌ)fō+ \

Definition of morphophonemic

: of or relating to a class of phonemes that belong to the same morpheme or to the relations among them and the conditions that determine their occurrences a morphophonemic alteration of long vowel in open syllable and short vowel in closed syllable— J. H. Greenberg

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Other Words from morphophonemic

morphophonemically \ "+ \ adverb

History and Etymology for morphophonemic

morpho- (from morpheme) + phonemic

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“Morphophonemic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/morphophonemic. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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