phonemicization

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phonemicization

(fəʊˌniːmɪsaɪˈzeɪʃən) or

phonemicisation

n
1. (Phonetics & Phonology) a grouping of phonemes
2. (Phonetics & Phonology) an explanation of sounds with reference to phonemes
3. (Phonetics & Phonology) a transcription of sounds with reference to phonemes
4. (Phonetics & Phonology) the progression of an allophone to the level of a phoneme
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A far less ambiguous example involves the phonemicisation of a /k/-/[k j]/distinction, as explained below.