Phono- Pho"no- A combining form from Gr. ? sound, tone; as, phonograph, phonology. [1913 Webster]

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  • phono — phono …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • phono — [ fono ] n. m. • v. 1900; abrév. de phonographe ♦ Anciennt et Fam. Phonographe; par ext. Électrophone. Un vieux phono à pavillon. Des phonos. ● phono nom masculin Familier. Phonographe. phono [fɔno] …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Phono — Phono, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A South American butterfly ({Ithonia phono}) having nearly transparent wings. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Phono — may refer to:* Phones in phonology * Phonograph, an abbreviation regularely used on buttons and jacks * RCA connector, called phono since they originally connected phonographs …   Wikipedia

  • phono- — element meaning sound, voice, from Gk. phono , comb. form of phone voice, sound (see FAME (Cf. fame) (n.)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • phono... — phono...   [griechisch phōne̅ »Laut«, »Ton«; »Stimme«], vor Vokalen meist verkürzt zu phon..., Wortbildungselement mit den Bedeutungen: 1) Schall, Geräusch, Ton, z. B. Phonograph; 2) Laut; Stimme; Sprechvorgang, z. B. Phonogramm, Phonetik; auch… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • phono- — [fəunəu, nə, fɔnə US founou, nə, fa:nə] prefix also phon technical [: Latin; Origin: Greek, from phone sound, voice ] 1.) relating to the voice or speech ▪ phonetics (=the science of speech sounds) 2.) relating to sound ▪ a phonoreceptor (=a… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • phono- — ► COMBINING FORM ▪ relating to sound: phonograph. ORIGIN from Greek ph n sound, voice …   English terms dictionary

  • phono — [fō′nō] n. short for PHONOGRAPH …   English World dictionary

  • phono- — [fō′nō, fō′nə] [< Gr phōnē, a sound, voice, akin to phanai, to say < IE base * bhā , to speak > BAN1, FAME] combining form sound, tone, speech [phonology] …   English World dictionary

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