suprasegmental

adjective su·pra·seg·men·tal \ ˌsü-prə-seg-ˈmen-tᵊl , -ˌprä- \

Definition of suprasegmental

:of or relating to significant features (such as stress, pitch, or juncture) that occur simultaneously with vowels and consonants in an utterance

First Known Use of suprasegmental

1941


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