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Definition 1: the branch of acoustics concerned with speech processes including its production and perception and acoustic analysis - [noun denoting cognition]

(phonetics is a kind of ...) the study of the physical properties of sound

(phonetics is the domain which ... is member of) especially tense; especially in some dialects

(phonetics is the domain which ... is member of) pronounced with relatively tense tongue muscles (e.g., the vowel sound in `beat')

(phonetics is the domain which ... is member of) of speech sounds or syllables of relatively short duration

"the English vowel sounds in `pat', `pet', `pit', `pot', putt' are short"

(phonetics is the domain which ... is member of) (of speech sounds or syllables) of relatively long duration

"the English vowel sounds in `bate', `beat', `bite', `boat', `boot' are long"

(phonetics is the domain which ... is member of) change phonetically as part of a systematic historical change

"Grimm showed how the consonants shifted"

(phonetics is the domain which ... is member of) become dissimilar by changing the sound qualities

"These consonants dissimilate"

(phonetics is the domain which ... is member of) become similar in sound

"The nasal assimilates to the following consonant"

(phonetics is the domain which ... is member of) (phonetics) the alteration of a speech sound under the influence of a neighboring sound

(phonetics is the domain which ... is member of) (phonetics) an individual sound unit of speech without concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some language

(phonetics is the domain which ... is member of) pronounced with muscles of the tongue and jaw relatively relaxed (e.g., the vowel sound in `bet')

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