analphabetism definition

  • noun:
    • Illiteracy, the inability to see and compose.
    • Illiteracy; lack of knowledge also of alphabet.
    • In phonetics, something of representing the articulations of speech-sounds by way of analphabetic signs, recommended by Professor I. Otto Jespersen of Copenhagen in 1889. See analphabetic.
    • an inability to read through
    • Illiteracy, the shortcoming to see and compose.
    • Illiteracy; lack of knowledge also of alphabet.
    • In phonetics, a method of representing the articulations of speech-sounds by way of analphabetic symbols, suggested by Professor I. Otto Jespersen of Copenhagen in 1889. See analphabetic.
    • an inability to read through

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