Polysyllable



[pol-ee-sil-uh-buh l, pol-ee-sil-] /ˈpɒl iˌsɪl ə bəl, ˌpɒl iˈsɪl-/

noun
1.
a word.
/ˈpɒlɪˌsɪləbəl/
noun
1.
a word consisting of more than two syllables
n.

1560s; see poly- + syllable. As a rule, a word of more than three syllables.

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