syllabicity

noun
syl·​la·​bic·​i·​ty | \ ˌsi-lə-ˈbi-sə-tē How to pronounce syllabicity (audio) \

Definition of syllabicity

: the state of being or the power of forming a syllable

First Known Use of syllabicity

1933, in the meaning defined above

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syllabication

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“Syllabicity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/syllabicity. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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