imparisyllabic

adjective
im·​parisyllabic | \ (¦)im+ \

Definition of imparisyllabic

: not having the same number of syllables in all declensional cases the Latin words lapis, lapidis and mens, mentis are imparisyllabic

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History and Etymology for imparisyllabic

Latin impar + English -i- + -syllabic

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“Imparisyllabic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/imparisyllabic. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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