ambisyllabic

[ am-bee-si-lab-ik ]
/ ˌæm bi sɪˈlæb ɪk /

adjective Phonetics.

(of a single speech sound or cluster) shared phonetically by two contiguous syllables, as the single n-sound of any or the pl-cluster of grappling.

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