phonological rule


noun Linguistics.

an operation in generative phonology that substitutes one sound or class of sounds for another in a phonological derivation.

Nearby words

  1. phonographic,
  2. phonography,
  3. phonol.,
  4. phonolite,
  5. phonological,
  6. phonologist,
  7. phonology,
  8. phonometer,
  9. phonometric,
  10. phonomyoclonus

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