multi-segmental

segmental

[seg-men-tl]
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or characterized by segments or segmentation.
2.
Linguistics. noting or pertaining to the discrete elements of sequential speech, as consonants and vowels.

Origin:
1810–20; segment + -al1

segmentally, adverb
intersegmental, adjective
multisegmental, adjective
nonsegmental, adjective
nonsegmentally, adverb
transsegmental, adjective
transsegmentally, adverb
unsegmental, adjective
unsegmentally, adverb
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segmental (sɛɡˈmɛntəl)
 
adj
1.  of, like, or having the form of a segment
2.  divided into segments
3.  linguistics of, relating to, or constituting an isolable speech sound
 
segmentally
 
adv

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