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antepenult

Line breaks: ante|pen¦ult
Pronunciation: /ˌantɪpɪˈnʌlt/

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Definition of antepenult in English:

noun

Linguistics
The last syllable but two in a word, e.g. -ul- in antepenultimate.

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