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phonemic

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Pronunciation

  • US, UK: IPA: /fəˈniːmɪk/, SAMPA: /f@"ni:mIk/
    Rhymes: -iːmɪk
  • Hyphenation: pho‧ne‧mic

Adjective

phonemic

  1. (linguistics) relating to phonemes
    We've finished our phonemic analysis and we're ready to move on to morphology.
  2. (linguistics) relating to a difference between sounds that can change the meaning of words in a language
    Tone is phonemic in Chinese.

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