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phonetician

[foh-ni-tish-uh n] /ˌfoʊ nɪˈtɪʃ ən/
noun
1.
a specialist in phonetics or in some aspect of phonetics.
2.
a dialectologist.
Origin of phonetician
1840-1850
1840-50; phonetic + -ian
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  • We owe a good deal to a phonetician called Cooper, whose Grammatica Anglicana was published in 1685.

    Why we should read S. P. B. Mais
  • We are trained to imitate strange noises of all sorts, and the phonetician is ready to show us how to make them.

British Dictionary definitions for phonetician

phonetician

/ˌfəʊnɪˈtɪʃən/
noun
1.
a person skilled in phonetics or one who employs phonetics in his work
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