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echoic


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  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  echoic 
  adj  1:  (of  words)  formed  in  imitation  of  a  natural  sound; 
  "onomatopoeic  words  are  imitative  of  noises";  "it  was 
  independently  developed  in  more  than  one  place  as  an 
  onomatopoetic  term"-  Harry  Hoijer  [syn:  {imitative},  {onomatopoeic}, 
  {onomatopoeical},  {onomatopoetic}]  [ant:  {nonechoic}] 
  2:  like  or  characteristic  of  an  echo  [syn:  {echolike}] 




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