septisyllable

[sep-tuh-sil-uh-buh l]

Origin of septisyllable

First recorded in 1825–35; septi- + syllable
Related formssep·ti·syl·lab·ic [sep-tuh-si-lab-ik] /ˌsɛp tə sɪˈlæb ɪk/, adjective
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