[ok-toh-si-lab-ik] /ˌɒk toʊ sɪˈlæb ɪk/
consisting of or pertaining to eight syllables.
[ok-tuh-sil-uh-buh l] /ˈɒk təˌsɪl ə bəl/ noun 1. a word or line of verse of eight syllables. /ˈɒktəˌsɪləbəl/ noun 1. a line of verse composed of eight syllables 2. a word of eight syllables
[ok-troi; French awk-trwa] /ˈɒk trɔɪ; French ɔkˈtrwa/ noun, plural octrois [ok-troiz; French awk-trwa] /ˈɒk trɔɪz; French ɔkˈtrwa/ (Show IPA) 1. (formerly especially in France and Italy) a local tax levied on certain articles, such as foodstuffs, on their entry into a city. 2. the place at which such a tax is collected. 3. the officials […]
[ok-too-puh l, -tyoo-; ok-too-puh l, -tyoo-] /ˈɒk tʊ pəl, -tyʊ-; ɒkˈtu pəl, -ˈtyu-/ adjective 1. eightfold; eight times as great. 2. having eight effective units or elements. verb (used with object), octupled, octupling. 3. to make eight times as great. noun 4. Rowing. a shell rowed by a crew of eight, each rower using a […]