-phone definition

  • suffix:
    • Sound: homophone.
    • unit that gets or emits noise: geophone.
    • Speaker of a language: Anglophone.
    • a form of sound e.g. allophone.
    • A device that makes an audio e.g. saxophone.
    • A device linked to the phone e.g. textphone.
    • A speaker of a specific language e.g. Francophone.
    • section of some traditional brands, e.g., Persephone, Tisiphone.

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