phonemic

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adjective pho·ne·mic \fə-ˈnē-mik, fō-\

Definition of phonemic

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a phoneme

  2. 2a :  constituting members of different phonemes (such as \n\ and \m\ in English)b :  distinctive 2

phonemically

play \fə-ˈnē-mi-k(ə-)lē, fō-\ adverb

1921

First Known Use of phonemic

1921

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