Definition of phonematic in English:

phonematic

Line breaks: phon¦em|atic
Pronunciation: /ˌfəʊnɪˈmatɪk, ˌfɒn-/

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adjective

  • (In prosodic analysis) denoting a segmental element of vowel or consonant features which combines with other elements such as intonation or stress.

Origin

1930s: from Greek phōnēma, phōnēmatik- 'relating to a sound'.

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