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Definition:
  • a unit of spoken language larger than a phoneme; "the word `pocket'' has two syllables";

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    Hyponyms: penult, penultima, penultimate, antepenult, antepenultimate, reduplication, solfa syllable

     

    Part Meronyms: word

     

    Derivational Morphology: syllabify, syllabicate, syllabize, syllabise

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 音節   Danish: stavelse  
    Dutch: lettergreep   Finnish: tavu  
    French: syllabe   German: Silbe  
    Greek: συλλαβή   Hungarian: szótag  
    Italian: sillaba   Japanese: 音節  
    Korean: 음절   Portuguese: sílaba  
    Russian: слог   Serbian: slog  
    Slovak: slabika   Spanish: sílaba  
    Swedish: stavelse  
     
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