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- n. A phonetic writing system.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One of the phonetic systems invented by A. J. Ellis.
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We can find references to glottogonic, ` relating to the origin of language or languages '; glottic for ` linguistic'; glossic, for a phonetic writing system, a replacement of an earlier glossotype; and glossograph, an electrical device to reproduce speech automatically.
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