Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to phonemes.
  • adj. Of or relating to phonemics.
  • adj. Serving to distinguish phonemes or distinctive features.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. relating to phonemes
  • adj. relating to a difference between sounds that can change the meaning of words in a language

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to phonemes of a particular language
  • adv. by phonemics

Etymologies

phoneme + -ic (Wiktionary)

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