dochmiac definition

  • adjective:
    • Pertaining to, or containing, the dochmius.
    • regarding, or containing, the dochmius.
    • related to, or containing, the dochmius.
    • regarding, or containing, the dochmius.
    • with respect to, or containing, the dochmius.
    • regarding, or containing, the dochmius.
    • with respect to, or containing, the dochmius.
    • Pertaining to, or containing, the dochmius.
  • others:
    • In anc. Gr. benefits.: Having or characterized by a positive change of more than one amongst the range times or moræ in thesis and that in arsis: because, a dochmiac foot; dochmiac rhythm.
    • In anc. Gr. advantages.: Having or described as an improvement greater than one amongst the amount of times or moræ inside thesis and therefore within the arsis: as, a dochmiac foot; dochmiac rhythm.
    • composed of dochmii: because, a dochmiac verse, trimeter, strophe.
    • comprising dochmii: because, a dochmiac verse, trimeter, strophe.
    • In anc. Gr. pros.: Having or characterized by a difference of more than one between the number of times or moræ in the thesis and that in the arsis: as, a dochmiac foot; dochmiac rhythm.
    • composed of dochmii: since, a dochmiac verse, trimeter, strophe.
    • In anc. Gr. benefits.: Having or described as a big change of more than one involving the wide range of times or moræ within the thesis which within the arsis: as, a dochmiac base; dochmiac rhythm.
    • comprising dochmii: since, a dochmiac verse, trimeter, strophe.
  • noun:
    • In ancient Greek prosody, a verse or series composed of dochmii.
    • In ancient Greek prosody, a verse or show composed of dochmii.
    • In ancient Greek prosody, a verse or show composed of dochmii.
    • In ancient greek language prosody, a verse or show made up of dochmii.

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