phonemicise

phonemicize

[fuh-nee-muh-sahyz, foh-]
verb (used with object), phonemicized, phonemicizing.
1.
to transcribe into phonemic symbols.
2.
to analyze (a word, the sound structure of a language, etc.) by establishing its phonemes.
Also, especially British, phonemicise.


Origin:
1935–40; phonemic + -ize

phonemicization, noun
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