Origin of syneresis
Words nearby syneresis
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Note that the union of vowels in separate words is called synalepha, while the union of vowels within a word is called syneresis.
Syneresis, Synresis, si-ner′e-sis, n. the coalescence of two vowels or syllables—opp.
But synalepha may occur in combinations of vowels in which syneresis would be impossible.