Meaning of allomorph in English:

allomorph

Pronunciation /ˈaləmɔːf/

noun

Linguistics
  • Any of two or more actual representations of a morpheme.

    ‘It requires the distribution of allomorphs according to orthographic criteria.’
    • ‘In the analysis, /miso/ can be decomposed into /mi/ ‘three’ and /so/, an allomorph of /to:/ ‘ten’.’

Origin

1940s from allo-‘other, different’ + morpheme.