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phonotype

[foh-nuh-tahyp] /ˈfoʊ nəˌtaɪp/
noun, Printing.
1.
a piece of type bearing a phonetic character or symbol.
Origin of phonotype
1835-1845
1835-45; phono- + -type
Related forms
phonotypic
[foh-nuh-tip-ik] /ˌfoʊ nəˈtɪp ɪk/ (Show IPA),
phonotypical, adjective
phonotypically, adverb
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phonotype

/ˈfəʊnəˌtaɪp/
noun (printing)
1.
a letter or symbol representing a sound
2.
text printed in phonetic symbols
Derived Forms
phonotypic (ˌfəʊnəˈtɪpɪk), phonotypical, adjective
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