syllabification

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n syllabification forming or dividing words into syllables
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Syllabification Same as Syllabication. "Syllabification depends not on mere force, but on discontinuity of force."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n syllabification Same as syllabication.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Syllabify

Usage

In literature:

What he said was unintelligible, but words were uttered; the syllabification was distinct.
"The Works of Edgar Allan Poe Volume 2 (of 5) of the Raven Edition" by Edgar Allan Poe
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