Monosyllabism
Monosyllabism Mon`o*syl"la*bism, n. The state of consisting of monosyllables, or having a monosyllabic form; frequent occurrence of monosyllables. [1913 Webster]

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  • monosyllabism — /mɒnəˈsɪləbɪzəm/ (say monuh siluhbizuhm) noun 1. monosyllabic character. 2. use of monosyllables …   Australian English dictionary

  • monosyllabism — /mon euh sil euh biz euhm/, n. 1. monosyllabic character. 2. the use of monosyllables. [1795 1805; < LL monosyllab(on) monosyllable + ISM] …   Useful english dictionary

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