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Meaning of ECHOIC

Pronunciation:  e'kowik

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  (of words) formed in imitation of a natural sound; "onomatopoeic words are imitative of noises"; "it was independently developed in more than one place as an onomatopoetic term"- Harry Hoijer
  2. [adj]  like or characteristic of an echo

ECHOIC is a 6 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: echolike, imitative, onomatopoeic, onomatopoeical, onomatopoetic, reflected
 Antonyms: nonechoic



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