HyperDic: phonology

English > 1 sense of the word phonology:
NOUNcognitionphonology, phonemicsthe study of the sound system of a given language and the analysis and classification of its phonemes
phonology > pronunciation
Soundsfahnaa'lahjhiy.
RhymesAgee ... zoology: 128 rhymes with jhiy...
English > phonology: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe study of the sound system of a given language and the analysis and classification of its phonemes.
Synonymphonemics
Category ofsyncope, syncopation(phonology) the loss of sounds from within a word (as in 'fo'c'sle' for 'forecastle')
CategorylinguisticsThe scientific study of language
NarrowerorthoepyA term formerly used for the part of phonology that dealt with the 'correct' pronunciation of words and its relation to 'correct' orthography
Broaderdescriptive linguisticsA description (at a given point in time) of a language with respect to its phonology and morphology / morphology and syntax / syntax and semantics without value judgments
Spanishfonología
Catalanfonemàtica, fonologia
Adjectivesphonological, phonologicof or relating to phonology
Nounsphonologista specialist in phonology

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