a phoneme that is defined or determined by its contrast in sound with other phonemes, without reference to its role in morphology or any other level of linguistic analysis beyond the phonetic level.
noun, plural tautologies. 1. needless repetition of an idea, especially in words other than those of the immediate context, without imparting additional force or clearness, as in “widow woman.”. 2. an instance of such repetition. 3. Logic. a compound propositional form all of whose instances are true, as “A or not A.”. an instance of […]
adjective 1. salaried or paid for by taxes: taxpaid teachers; taxpaid highways.
noun 1. a person who pays a tax or is subject to taxation. 2. a temporary building that yields rent sufficient only to pay the taxes on the property on which it stands. noun 1. a person or organization that pays taxes or is liable to taxation
noun 1. the percentage of the value of a property to be paid as a tax. noun 1. the percentage of income, wealth, etc, assessed as payable in taxation