adverb see grapheme

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • graphemically — See graphemic. * * * …   Universalium

  • graphemically — gra·phe·mi·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • graphemically — adverb see grapheme * * * graphēmˈically adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑grapheme …   Useful english dictionary

  • grapheme — graphemically, adv. /graf eem/, n. Ling. 1. a minimal unit of a writing system. 2. a unit of a writing system consisting of all the written symbols or sequences of written symbols that are used to represent a single phoneme. [1935 40; GRAPH +… …   Universalium

  • 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

  • Brahmic family of alphabets — History of the alphabet Proto Sinaitic script? 19 c. BCE Ugaritic 15 c. BCE Proto Canaanite 14 c. BCE …   Wikipedia

  • grapheme — [ grafi:m] noun Linguistics the smallest meaningful contrastive unit in a writing system. Derivatives graphemic adjective graphemically adverb graphemics plural noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • grapheme — n. Linguistics 1 a class of letters etc. representing a unit of sound. 2 a feature of a written expression that cannot be analysed into smaller meaningful units. Derivatives: graphematic adj. graphemic adj. graphemically adv. Etymology: GRAPH(2)… …   Useful english dictionary

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