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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A specialist in the science of speech and sounds.

Usage examples (9)
  • So that, even in Stoker (no Shelleyian phonologist he), we come upon the last clause in Mina
  • Mmmm... you should really ask a phonologist, but I don't think the distinction is necessarily one of length.
  • I always found it odd that one of the linguists most resistant to the idea of language preservation, Langefoed, is a phonologist.
  • You wouldn't have any objection to a phonologist telling police that, based on the accent revealed on tape, the Ripper hoaxer probably came from Wearside. for more
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