Definition of Trigraphs

1. Noun. (plural of trigraph) ¹



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Definition of Trigraphs

1. trigraph [n] - See also: trigraph

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trigraphs

trigonum omotracheale
trigonum palati
trigonum sternocostale
trigonum submandibulare
trigonum submentale
trigonum ventriculi
trigonum vesicae
trigos
trigram
trigramin
trigrammatic
trigrammic
trigrams
trigraph
trigraphic
trigraphs (current term)
trigs
trigyn
trigynia
trigynous
trihalide
trihalides
trihalogenomethane
trihalomethane
trihalomethanes
trihedra
trihedral
trihedrals
trihedron
trihedrons

Literary usage of Trigraphs

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1. A Primer of French Pronunciation by John Ernst Matzke (1905)
"It is of the utmost importance to associate these digraphs and trigraphs with their simple phonetic values and to pronounce them as accurately and clearly ..."

2. Norwegian Grammar and Reader: With Notes and Vocabulary by Julius Emil Olson (1897)
"For k in consonantal digraphs and trigraphs, see 31. 23. L, m, n and p have practically the same sounds as in English; as Lam-pe, lamp; Peng-e, money; ..."

3. The Eclectic Question Book: Designed to Assist Pupils in Reviewing Their by Alexander Duncan (1882)
"DIPHTHONGS, DIGRAPHS AND trigraphs. 1. Define a diphthong and give two examples. P. 11, Sec. 1 and Rem. 2. Define a digraph and trigraph, and give five ..."

4. 135000 Words Spelled and Pronounced (preferred Form): Together with Valuable by John Hendricks Bechtel (1911)
"DIGRAPHS AND trigraphs The union of two letters to represent one sound is called a digraph, and wf three letters, a trigraph. The letters may be either ..."

5. The Word by Harold Waldwin Percival (1913)
"In the trigraphs of ... Thus in the trigraphs of ... correspond to the three superior yang, for the trigraphs of ..."

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