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phonology
American English: /fəˈnɑlədʒi/
British English: /fəˈnɒlədʒi/

Translation of phonology in Spanish:

noun plural phonologies

  • 1 uncountable (study)
    Example sentences
    • Semantics is not even in second place; what comes next in respect to time devoted to it in linguistic curricula is phonology (the study of speech sounds).
    • Panini was a Sanskrit grammarian who gave a comprehensive and scientific theory of phonetics, phonology, and morphology.
    • Dan is now a distinguished specialist on Amazonian languages and professor of phonetics and phonology at the fine Department of Linguistics at the University of Manchester in England.
  • 2 countable (sound system)
    Example sentences
    • Pidgins and Creoles do not have a single phonology and phonology remains the least stable system in otherwise stabilized pidgins.
    • While this research demonstrates that phonological previews aid in the processing of the target word, evidence from individual difference studies suggests that phonology is not used in the same manner by all readers.
    • While these languages shared phonology and grammar, they had entirely different vocabularies.

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