allophone allophone  /ˈæ lə ˌfoʊn/


  • (n) (linguistics) any of various acoustically different forms of the same phoneme


  • "It will respect the rights of everybody and send a very clear message that when you are francophone, or allophone, your children will go to French school for primary and secondary school," said Curzi. "That's clear, and that's correct."
    on Mar 10, 2010 By: Pierre Curzi Source:

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