spelling reform

noun

Definition of spelling reform

: a movement to modify conventional spelling so as to lessen or remove the differences between the orthography and the pronunciation of words — compare reformed spelling

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“Spelling reform.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spelling%20reform. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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