adjective see grapheme

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  • graphemic — See grapheme. * * * …   Universalium

  • graphemic — adjective /ɡɹæˈfiːmɪk/ a) Of or pertaining to graphemes or their study. b) Being or that is a grapheme; being or that is a irreducibly meaningful unit of written language …   Wiktionary

  • graphemic — Synonyms and related words: abecedarian, allographic, alphabetic, capital, descriptive, glottochronological, grammatic, ideographic, lettered, lexicographic, lexicological, lexicostatistical, lexigraphic, lingual, linguistic, literal,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • graphemic — gra·phe·mic …   English syllables

  • graphemic — adjective see grapheme …   Useful english dictionary

  • chromatic-graphemic synaesthesia —    see coloured language …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Orthographic depth — The orthographic depth of an alphabetic orthography indicates the degree to which it deviates from simple one to one letter phoneme correspondence. Orthographies may be defined as either shallow or deep, depending on the ease of predicting the… …   Wikipedia

  • Synesthesia — For other uses, see Synesthesia (disambiguation). How someone with synesthesia might perceive certain letters and numbers. Synesthesia (also spelled synæsthesia or synaesthesia, plural synesthesiae or synaesthesiae), from the ancient Greek σύν… …   Wikipedia

  • coloured language —    Also known as coloured words. Both terms are used to denote a * chromatism (i.e. a hallucinated colour or coloured light) arising simultaneously with or in succession to linguistic elements. Coloured language is classified as one of the many… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • grapheme — noun Etymology: graph + eme Date: 1932 1. a unit (as a letter or digraph) of a writing system 2. the set of units of a writing system (as letters and letter combinations) that represent a phoneme • graphemic adjective • graphemically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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