phonemics

noun, plural in form but singular in construction pho·ne·mics \ fə-ˈnē-miks , fō- \

Definition of phonemics

1 : a branch of linguistic analysis involving the study of phonemes
2 : the structure of a language in terms of phonemes

phonemicist

play \fə-ˈnē-mə-sist, fō-\ noun

First Known Use of phonemics

1934


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phonemics

noun plural but singular in construction pho·ne·mics \ fə-ˈnē-miks, fō- \

medical Definition of phonemics

1 : a branch of linguistic analysis that consists of the study of phonemes
2 : the structure of a language in terms of phonemes

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