syllabicity

noun

syl·​la·​bic·​i·​ty ˌsi-lə-ˈbi-sə-tē How to pronounce syllabicity (audio)
: the state of being or the power of forming a syllable

Word History

First Known Use

1933, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of syllabicity was in 1933

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Cite this Entry

“Syllabicity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/syllabicity. Accessed 30 Nov. 2022.

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