: 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 syllableJ. H. Greenberg

Word History


morpho- (from morpheme) + phonemic

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“Morphophonemic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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