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    What is the term?

    What is the term for words that are not pronounced as they are spelt??

    Eg: Psychic is spelt as P-S-Y-C-H-I-C, but pronounced sy-kik.

    Sombre, spelt as S-O-M-B-R-E, but pronounced som-bar.


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    Re: What is the term?


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