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Definition of the adjective allophonic

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  1. pertaining to allophones

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Google previewA Grammar and Lexicon of Yintyingka (2015)

by Jean-Christophe Verstraete, Bruce Rigsby

realization, leading to allophonic overlap with the phonemically distinct open-mid series.

Google previewConcise Lexicon for Sign Linguistics (2016)

by Jan Nijen Twilhaar, Beppie van den Bogaerde

allophonic handshape can thus be predicted on the basis of other phonological features of the sign. An allophone is a particular kind of phonetic variant (→ Phonetic variant). → also Basic element and Phoneme Allophonic handshape This is ...

Google previewThe Routledge Linguistics Encyclopedia (2009)

by Kirsten Malmkjaer

It is often the case, however, that by the use of symbols, with or without diacritics, an allophonic as well as a phonemic [see PHONEMICS] notation can be produced. So, for example, the labiodental nasal in some English pronunciations of the ...

Google previewLinguistics Encyclopedia (2004)

by Kirsten Malmkjaer

Often, however, the use ofsymbols, withorwithout diacritics,can provide an allophonic as well asaphonemic(see PHONEMICS) notation. For example, the labiodentalnasal in some Englishpronunciations ofthe/m/in symphony issymbolized ...

Google previewDictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics (2011)

by David Crystal

see ALLO-, PHONEME allophonic transcription see TRANSCRIPTION allotagma (n.) see TAGMEMICS alphabetism (n.) see ABBREVIATION alpha notation A TRANSCRIPTIONAL convention in GENERATIVE LINGUISTICS which makes it ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of English Grammar (1994)

by Sylvia Chalker, Edmund Weiner

allophonic: of or pertaining to an allophone. allophonically. alternant Any of the possible variants of a particular feature of the language. 1 Phonology.A particular vowel in one word viewed as a variant of the corresponding vowel in another ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1L1O1P3H4O1N1I1C3

The value of this 10-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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