moneme


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moneme

The smallest unit of intelligible or meaningful speech, e.g., a word composed of a single syllable.
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Alors, avec un stylo et une feuille j'ecris, j'aligne des mots: l'un moneme, l'autre phoneme,et un moneme et un phoneme donnent un poeme.
Pierre DesRuisseaux is a distinguished poet who has been publishing volumes of poetry on a regular basis for two decades, one of which, Moneme, won the Canadian Governor General's Prize for poetry in 1989.
Wilhelm translates pid = uff = a as "sie drehte sich" ("Zum hurritischen Verbalsystem," in Texte, Satze, Worter und Moneme, Fs.
WASHINGTON -- Emeka Moneme, Chief of Staff to Metro Interim General Manager Dan Tangherlini and Flexcar General Manager Ralph Burns were on hand at a special event today to applaud more than 30 area residents as they literally quit their car for the month of August by dropping their car keys in a lockbox.
Both of them can produce verbs from verbal bases (precook: overlook), from adjectival stems (interleaved: undermentioned), nouns from verb-related nominal stems (subcontractor : onlooker); both can modify monemes (super-volcano:outfield), etc.