phoneme
Pronunciation
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈfoʊnim/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈfəʊniːm/
Noun

phoneme (plural phonemes)

  1. An indivisible unit of sound in a given language. A phoneme is an abstraction of the physical speech sounds (phones) and may encompass several different phones.
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