syllabicate

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verb syl·lab·i·cate \sə-ˈla-bə-ˌkāt\

Definition of syllabicate

syllabicated

;

syllabicating

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  syllabify

First Known Use of syllabicate

circa 1654


SYLLABICATE Defined for Kids

syllabicate

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verb syl·lab·i·cate \sə-ˈla-bə-ˌkāt\

Definition of syllabicate for Students

syllabicated

;

syllabicating

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