phonic

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adjective pho·nic \ˈfä-nik also ˈfō-\

Definition of phonic

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or producing sound :  acoustic

  2. 2a :  of or relating to the sounds of speechb :  of or relating to phonics

phonically

play \ˈfä-ni-k(ə-)lē also ˈfō-\ adverb

1823

First Known Use of phonic

1823


PHONIC Defined for English Language Learners

phonic

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adjective pho·nic \ˈfä-nik also ˈfō-\

Definition of phonic for English Language Learners

  • linguistics : of or relating to speech sounds or phonics


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phonic

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adjective pho·nic \ˈfän-ik, except 2b also ˈfō-nik\

Medical Definition of phonic

  1. 1:  of, relating to, or producing sound

  2. 2a:  of or relating to the sounds of speechb:  of or relating to phonics

phonically

\-(ə-)lē\play adverb

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