nonphonemic

adjective

non·​pho·​ne·​mic ˌnän-fə-ˈnē-mik How to pronounce nonphonemic (audio)
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: not phonemic
nonphonemic sounds

Word History

First Known Use

1933, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonphonemic was in 1933

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Cite this Entry

“Nonphonemic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonphonemic. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

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