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Use "allophonic" in a sentence
"If *kap is actually reconstructible as *qap - you guys would know if this is the case - this might be a simple case of allophonic variation entering into the equation."
"These allophonic realisations varying by dialect would have resulted in the variety of realisations in daughter languages."
"Granted, allophonic preaspiration is not quite normal either and were it phonemic, it would not be any less of an assumption than a phonemic *ts or *st would, I'm only bringing this possibility up to point that *ts and *st are not the only viable options here."