polysyllable

noun poly·syl·la·ble \ ˈpä-lē-ˌsi-lə-bəl , ˌpä-lē-ˈ \

Definition of polysyllable

:a polysyllabic word

Origin and Etymology of polysyllable

modification of Medieval Latin polysyllaba, from feminine of polysyllabus


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