phono-

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek φωνή (phōnḗ, voice, sound). The word φωνή primarily referred to articulated human or animal sounds. This is in contrast to ἠχή -- from which echo is derived -- which referred to sounds in general.

Prefix[edit]

phono-

  1. Relating to sound
    phonograph

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