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pho·net·ic sym·bol

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  1. phonetic symbolnoun

    a written character used in phonetic transcription of represent a particular speech sound


  1. phonetic symbolnoun

    A written symbol used systematically for denoting a phoneme or any other phonetic quality in utterance.


  1. phonetic symbol

    A phonetic symbol is a written character or sign used in phonetics to represent a particular speech sound or intonation. It represents the pronunciation of words, removing any ambiguity that may arise from simple textual representation or different spelling conventions. These symbols are typically used in dictionaries or linguistic studies to accurately depict the sounds of any language around the world. The most commonly used phonetic notation system is the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA).

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of phonetic symbol in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of phonetic symbol in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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