generative phonology


noun Linguistics.

a theory of phonology that uses a set of rules to derive phonetic representations from abstract underlying forms.

Nearby words

  1. generation z,
  2. generational,
  3. generative,
  4. generative cell,
  5. generative grammar,
  6. generative semantics,
  7. generative-transformational grammar,
  8. generatively,
  9. generativist,
  10. generator

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