Orthoepy definitions

ôr-thō'ə-pē, ôr'thō-ĕp'ē
The study of pronunciation; phonology.
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The standard pronunciation of a language.
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The customary pronunciation of words.
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The correct pronunciation of words.
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The study of correct pronunciation.
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Origin of orthoepy

In English from the 17th century. From Ancient Greek ὀρθοέπεια (orthoepeia, “correct pronunciation"), from ὀρθός (orthos, “correct") and ἔπος (epos, “word").