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What does "Syllabic" mean?

Definition

(a.) Alt. of Syllabical


Synonyms monosyllabic, polysyllabic, vocalic, disyllabic, decasyllabic, octosyllabic, pentasyllabic, syllabled


Example: "The syllabic `l' in `riddle' or the syllabic `n' in `botany' when it is pronounced `bot-n-y'" Example: "Eskimos of the eastern Arctic have a system of syllabic writing" Example: "Syllabic accent"