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near-minimal pair Explained

near-minimal pair at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Alternative forms

* near minimal pair

Noun

Inter: en-noun » head=near minimal pair
  • Inter: linguistic » s A pair of words differing by a few (but more than one) phonetic segments or suprasegments, used to suggest a proposed phoneme, toneme, or chroneme may be valid.