Definition of monosyllabication in US English:

monosyllabication

noun

Linguistics
rare
  • The process of becoming monosyllabic or of making something monosyllabic.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Joshua Whatmough (1897–1964). From mono- + syllabication, after monosyllabic.

Pronunciation

monosyllabication

/ˌmɒnə(ʊ)sɪləbɪˈkeɪʃn/