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phonic
phonical
phonically
Phonics
phonily
phoniness
phono
phono-
Phonocamptic
phonocardiogram
phonocardiograph
phonocardiographic
phonocardiography
phonogramic
phonograph
phonograph album
phonograph needle
phonograph record
phonograph recording
phonograph recording disk
phonographer
phonographic
Phonographical
phonographically
Phonographist
phonography

phonogram definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: any written symbol standing for a sound or syllable or morpheme or word

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1860 1. a character or symbol used to represent a word, syllable, or phoneme 2. a succession of orthographic letters that occurs with the same phonetic value in several words (as the ight of bright, fight, and flight)

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. a symbol representing a spoken sound.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Phonogram Pho"no*gram, n. [Phono- + -gram.] 1. A letter, character, or mark used to represent a particular sound. Phonograms are of three kinds: (1) Verbal signs, which stand for entire words; (2) Syllabic signs, which stand for the articulations of which words are composed; (3) Alphabetic signs, or letters, which represent the elementary sounds into which the syllable can be resolved. --I. Taylor (The Alphabet). 2. A record of sounds made by a phonograph.




 


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