morphophonemics definition

  • noun:
    • The alterations in pronunciation undergone by allomorphs of morphemes as they are customized by neighboring sounds, whilst the plural allomorphs in cat-s, dog-s, box-es, or because they are altered for grammatical factors for the duration of inflection or derivation, as household versus to accommodate and housing.
    • the analysis associated with morphophonemics of a language.
    • the study associated with phonological understanding of allomorphs for the morphemes of a language

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