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phonetic
American English: /fəˈnɛdɪk/
British English: /fəˈnɛtɪk/

Translation of phonetic in Spanish:

adjective

  • Example sentences
    • A traditional phonetic transcription represents speech as a succession of segments.
    • The basic phonetic unit of pirate speech is the single long-drawn-out letter: R, I, A, etc.
    • Within this framework, speech input could be analyzed into phonetic features that are connected to a phonemic level of representation.

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