/ (təʊˈnɛtɪk) /
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(of a language) distinguishing words semantically by distinction of tone as well as by other soundsSee tone language
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What does "amaranth" mean?
Derived forms of tonetictonetically, adverb
Word Origin for tonetic
C20: from tone + -etic, as in phonetic
Words nearby tonetic
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