syllabize

[ sil-uh-bahyz ]
/ ˈsɪl əˌbaɪz /

verb (used with object), syl·la·bized, syl·la·biz·ing.

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Also especially British, syl·la·bise .

Origin of syllabize

1650–60; <Medieval Latin syllabizāre<Greek syllabízein.See syllable, -ize
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