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Syllabic

Syl`lab´ic
a.1.Of or pertaining to a syllable or syllables; as, syllabic accent.
2.Consisting of a syllable or syllables; as, a syllabic augment.
Adj.1.syllabic - of or relating to syllables; "syllabic accent"; "syllabic characters each represent a syllable"
2.syllabic - consisting of or using a syllabary or syllabic characters; "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
Antonyms:
accentual - (of verse) having a metric system based on stress rather than syllables or quantity; "accentual poetry is based on the number of stresses in a line"; "accentual rhythm"
quantitative - (of verse) having a metric system based on relative duration of syllables; "in typical Greek and Latin verse of the classical period the rhymic system is based on some arrangement of long and short elements"
4.syllabic - consisting of a syllable or syllables; constituting a syllable or the nucleus of a syllable; consisting of a consonant sound not accompanied in the same syllable by a vowel sound or consisting of a vowel sound dominating the other vowel sounds in a syllable (as being the first vowel in a falling diphthong); "the syllabic `l' in `riddle' or the syllabic `n' in `botany' when it is pronounced `bot-n-y'"; "the syllabic `o' in `oi'"
Antonyms:
nonsyllabic, unsyllabic - not forming a syllable or the nucleus of a syllable; consisting of a consonant sound accompanied in the same syllable by a vowel sound or consisting of a vowel sound dominated by other vowel sounds in a syllable (as the second vowel in a falling diphthong); "the nonsyllabic `n' in `botany' when it is pronounced `botny'"; "the nonsyllabic `i' in `oi'"
5.syllabic - of liquids and nasals
Synonyms: vocalic
accented, alphabetic character, alveolar, apical, apico-alveolar, apico-dental, articulated, assimilated, back, barytone, bilabial, broad, cacuminal, central, cerebral, character, checked, cipher, close, consonant, consonantal, continuant, dental, device, dissimilated, dorsal, flat, front, glide, glossal, glottal, graph, grapheme, guttural, hard, heavy, high, intonated, labial, labiodental, labiovelar, lateral, lax, letter, lexigraphic character, light, lingual, liquid, low, mid, monogram, monophthongal, muted, narrow, nasal, nasalized, occlusive, open, oxytone, palatal, palatalized, pharyngeal, pharyngealized, phonemic, phonetic, phonetic character, phonetic symbol, phonic, pictographic character, pitch, pitched, posttonic, retroflex, rounded, semivowel, sign, soft, sonant, stopped, stressed, strong, surd, symbol, tense, thick, throaty, tonal, tonic, twangy, unaccented, unrounded, unstressed, velar, vocalic, vocoid, voiced, voiceless, vowel, vowellike, weak, wide, writing, written character
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