noun Date: 1848 a specialist in phonetics

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  • Phonetician — Pho ne*ti cian, n. One versed in phonetics; a phonetist. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • phonetician — [fō΄nə tish′ən] n. an expert in phonetics …   English World dictionary

  • phonetician — /foh ni tish euhn/, n. 1. a specialist in phonetics or in some aspect of phonetics. 2. a dialectologist. [1840 50; PHONETIC + IAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • phonetician — noun /foʊnɛtɪʃən,foʊnətɪʃən/ a) A person who specializes in the study of speech sounds and their representation by written symbols. b) A dialectologist; a person who studies regional differences in speech sounds. See Also: phoneme, phonetic,… …   Wiktionary

  • phonetician — Synonyms and related words: dialectician, etymologer, etymologist, glossarist, glossographer, grammarian, grammaticaster, grammatist, lexicographer, lexicologist, linguist, linguistic scholar, linguistic scientist, linguistician, orthoepist,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • phonetician — pho·ne·ti·cian || ‚fəʊnɪ tɪʃn n. expert in phonetics, one who researches the speech sounds used in a language …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phonetician — pho·ne·ti·cian …   English syllables

  • phonetician — pho•ne•ti•cian [[t]ˌfoʊ nɪˈtɪʃ ən[/t]] n. phn a specialist in phonetics or in some aspect of phonetics • Etymology: 1840–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • phonetician — noun a specialist in phonetics • Derivationally related forms: ↑phonetics • Hypernyms: ↑linguist, ↑linguistic scientist • Hyponyms: ↑transcriber • Instance Hyponyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Daniel Jones (phonetician) — Daniel Jones (12 September 1881 – 4 December 1967) was a London born British phonetician. A pupil of Paul Passy, professor of phonetics at the École des Hautes Études at the Sorbonne (University of Paris), Daniel Jones is considered by many to be …   Wikipedia

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