Definition of morphophonemic in English:



  • See morphophoneme

    • ‘Phonemes connected by a morphophonemic rule commonly show a good bit of phonetic similarity, possible because of the several dimensions of contrast in the system.’
    • ‘The morphophonemic nature of these words makes comprehension of the meaning of such words clear.’
    • ‘Here, I will start with linking from the morphophonemic component to the phonological component.’
    • ‘Even so, morphophonemic theory has informed much of the orthographic literature, and for good reason.’