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morphotonemics

[ mawr-foh-tuh-nee-miks, -toh- ]
/ ˌmɔr foʊ təˈni mɪks, -toʊ- /
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noun (used with a singular verb)Linguistics.

the morphophonemics of tonal phenomena.

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Origin of morphotonemics

Blend of morphophonemics and tone

OTHER WORDS FROM morphotonemics

mor·pho·to·ne·mic, adjective
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