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Overview of adj syllabic

The adj syllabic has 5 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. syllabic

(of or relating to syllables; "syllabic accent"; "syllabic characters each represent a syllable")

2. syllabic

(consisting of or using a syllabary; "eskimos of the eastern Arctic have a system of syllabic writing")

3. syllabic

((of verse) having lines based on number of syllables rather than on rhythmical arrangement of stresses or quantities)

4. syllabic

(consisting of a syllable or syllables)

5. syllabic

((of speech sounds) forming the nucleus of a syllable; "the syllabic 'nl' in 'riddle'") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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