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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Phonetics  \Pho*net"ics\,  n. 
  1.  The  doctrine  or  science  of  sounds;  especially  those  of  the 
  human  voice;  phonology. 
 
  2.  The  art  of  representing  vocal  sounds  by  signs  and  written 
  characters. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  phonetics 
  n  :  the  branch  of  acoustics  concerned  with  speech  processes 
  including  its  production  and  perception  and  acoustic 
  analysis 




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