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phonotypy

[foh-nuh-tahy-pee]
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noun, plural pho·no·typ·ies.
  1. phonography(def 2).
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Origin of phonotypy

First recorded in 1875–80; phonotype + -y3
Related formspho·no·typ·ist, pho·no·typ·er, noun
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Examples from the Web for phonotypy

Historical Examples

  • Phonotyp′ic, -al, of or belonging to a phonotype, or to phonotypy.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 3 of 4: N-R)

    Various

  • Phonotypy is a method of representing each of the elementary sounds by a distinct printed character or letter.

    Orthography

    Elmer W. Cavins


British Dictionary definitions for phonotypy

phonotypy

noun
  1. the transcription of speech into phonetic symbols
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Derived Formsphonotypist or phonotyper, noun
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