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syllabicate

[ si-lab-i-keyt ]
/ s瑟藞l忙b 瑟藢ke瑟t /
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verb (used with object), syl路lab路i路cat路ed, syl路lab路i路cat路ing.
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Origin of syllabicate

1765鈥75; back formation from syllabication<Medieval Latin syllabic膩ti艒n- (stem of syllabic膩ti艒). See syllabic, -ation

OTHER WORDS FROM syllabicate

syl路lab路i路ca路tion, nounun路syl路lab路i路cat路ed, adjective
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