dipodic


noun, plural dip·o·dies. Prosody.

  1. a group of two feet in English poetry, in which one of the two accented syllables bears primary stress and the other bears secondary stress, used as a prosodic measurement in iambic, trochaic, and anapestic verse.
  2. a prosodic measurement of two feet in classical Greek and Latin poetry.

noun plural -dies

  1. prosody a metrical unit consisting of two feet

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