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  • tonetician — ˌtōnəˈtishən sometimes ˌtän noun ( s) Etymology: tonetic + ian : a student of tonetics …   Useful english dictionary

  • tonetics — tonetic, adj. tonetically, adv. tonetician /toh ni tish euhn/, n. /toh net iks/, n. (used with a singular v.) the phonetic study of tone in language. [1920 25; TONE + (PHON)ETICS] * * * …   Universalium

  • tonetics —   n. study of intonation in languages.    ♦ tonetician, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • tonetics — tōˈned.iks noun plural but singular in construction Etymology: from tonetic, after English phonetic : phonetics : the use or study of linguistic tones : the science of intonation * * * tonetic, adj. tonetically …   Useful english dictionary

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