allophonic allophonic adj. 1. of or pertaining to an allophone. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • allophonic — adjective pertaining to allophones • Pertains to noun: ↑allophone • Derivationally related forms: ↑allophone * * * adjective see allophone * * * allophonic / fonˈ/ adjective • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • allophonic — adjective see allophone …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • allophonic — See allophone. * * * …   Universalium

  • allophonic — adjective Of or pertaining to an allophone …   Wiktionary

  • allophonic — al·lo·phon·ic …   English syllables

  • Allophonic rule — An allophonic rule is a phonological rule that says which allophone realizes a phoneme in a given phonemic environment. In other words, an allophonic rule is a rule that converts the phonemes in a phonemic transcription into the allophones of the …   Wikipedia

  • allophone — allophonic /al euh fon ik/, adj. allophonically, adv. /al euh fohn /, n. Phonet. any of the members of a class of speech sounds that, taken together, are commonly felt to be a phoneme, as the t sounds of toe, stow, tree, hatpin, catcall, cats …   Universalium

  • Vowel length — IPA vowel length aː aˑ IPA number 503 or 504 Encoding Entity …   Wikipedia

  • Palatalization — Palatalized ◌ʲ IPA number 421 Encoding Entity (decimal) #690; …   Wikipedia

  • Esperanto phonology — The creator of Esperanto, L. L. Zamenhof, did not specify phonemic phonetic correspondences for his language. Instead, he simply described the orthography as one letter, one sound . Literally interpreted, this is impossible: Every language has… …   Wikipedia

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