adverb see digraph

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • digraphically — di·graphically …   English syllables

  • digraphically — adverb see digraphic …   Useful english dictionary

  • digraph — noun Date: 1780 1. a group of two successive letters whose phonetic value is a single sound (as ea in bread or ng in sing) or whose value is not the sum of a value borne by each in other occurrences (as ch in chin where the value is + sh) 2. a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • digraph — digraphic /duy graf ik/, adj. digraphically, adv. /duy graf, grahf/, n. a pair of letters representing a single speech sound, as ea in meat or th in path. [1780 90; DI 1 + GRAPH] * * * …   Universalium

  • digraph — [dī′graf΄] n. [ DI 1 + GRAPH] a combination of two letters functioning as a unit to represent one sound (Ex.: r ea d, br ea d, ch in, gra ph ic) digraphic adj. digraphically adv …   English World dictionary

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