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graphemics

[ gra-fee-miks ]
/ græˈfi mɪks /
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noun (used with a singular verb)Linguistics.
the study of writing systems and of their relation to speech.
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Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?

Origin of graphemics

First recorded in 1950–55; grapheme + -ics
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