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See also: Grapheme
grapheme (plural graphemes)
- A fundamental unit of a writing system, corresponding to (for example) letters in the English alphabet or jamo in Korean Hangeul.
- In alphabetic writing, the shortest group of letters composing a phoneme.
|Examples (graphemes of the phoneme /f/)|
f (as in "fun")
fundamental unit of a writing system