SOUND CHANGE

Linguistics. a change over time in the phonological language patterns. Modern languages are different from the original languages used many hundreds of years ago. See genetic linguistics; proto language.

SOUND CHANGE: "Sound change can occur naturally over a long period of time."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOUND CHANGE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sound-change/ (accessed January 15, 2020).
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