Phonetist
Phonetist Pho"ne*tist, n. 1. One versed in phonetics; a phonologist. [1913 Webster]

2. One who advocates a phonetic spelling. [1913 Webster]


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  • phonetist — [fō′nə tist] n. [< Gr phōnētos, to be spoken (see PHONETIC) + IST1] 1. PHONETICIAN 2. a person who uses, or advocates the use of, a system of phonetic spelling …   English World dictionary

  • phonetist — /foh ni tist/, n. a person who uses or advocates phonetic spelling. [1860 65; < Gk phonet(ós) (see PHONETIC) + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • phonetist — pho·ne·tist …   English syllables

  • phonetist — /ˈfoʊnətəst/ (say fohnuhtuhst) noun someone who uses or advocates phonetic spelling …   Australian English dictionary

  • phonetist — n. 1 a person skilled in phonetics. 2 an advocate of phonetic spelling …   Useful english dictionary

  • pho|nog|ra|pher — «foh NOG ruh fuhr», noun. 1. a person who uses phonography; a shorthand writer (in Pitman s system). 2. = phonetist. (Cf. ↑phonetist) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Phonetician — Pho ne*ti cian, n. One versed in phonetics; a phonetist. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • phonéticien — phonéticien, ienne [ fɔnetisjɛ̃, jɛn ] n. • 1894; de phonétique ♦ Linguiste spécialisé dans la phonétique. ● phonéticien, phonéticienne nom Spécialiste de phonétique. phonéticien, enne n. Spécialiste de phonétique. ⇒PHONÉTICIEN, IENNE, subst.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • phonetic —   a. pertaining to or showing speech sound.    ♦ phonetics, n. study of vocal sounds and their representation; the speech sounds of a language collectively.    ♦ phonetician,    ♦ phoneticist,    ♦ phonetist, n.    ♦ phoneticize, v.t. spell in… …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • phoneticist — sə̇st noun ( s) 1. : phonetist 2 2. : phonetician * * * phonetˈicist noun Someone who advocates phonetic spelling • • • Main Entry: ↑ph …   Useful english dictionary

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