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polysyllabic

pol·y·syl·la·bic

polysyllabic

pronunciation:
pa li sih lae bihk
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having three or more syllables.
definition 2: characterized by or containing many polysyllables.
a polysyllabic essay
derivation: polysyllabically (adv.)