phonemicize

transitive verb pho·ne·mi·cize \fōˈnēməˌsīz\

Definition of phonemicize

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. :  to analyze into or reduce to phonemes :  represent by or convert into phonemic symbols :  treat as a phoneme :  make (a phonetic distinction) phonemic rather than allophonic

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