ambisyllabic

[am-bee-si-lab-ik]

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.

Nearby words

  1. ambipolar,
  2. ambisextrous,
  3. ambisexual,
  4. ambisinister,
  5. ambisonics,
  6. ambit,
  7. ambitendency,
  8. ambition,
  9. ambitious,
  10. ambitiously

Origin of ambisyllabic


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