apophony

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EtymologyEdit

From French apophonie, from apo- + Ancient Greek φωνή (phone, sound).

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apophony (plural apophonies)

  1. (phonetics) Alternation of sounds within a word that indicates grammatical information (often inflectional).

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Last modified on 15 April 2014, at 04:15