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nonsyllabic

[non-si-lab-ik] /ˌnɒn sɪˈlæb ɪk/
adjective, (of a speech sound)
1.
not forming a syllable or the nucleus of a syllable.
Origin of nonsyllabic
1905-1910
1905-10; non- + syllabic
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