galliambic definition

  • adjective:
    • Consisting of two iambic dimeters catalectic, the very last that does not have the ultimate syllable; -- said of a kind of verse.
    • comprising two iambic dimeters catalectic, the last that lacks the final syllable; -- stated of some sort of verse.
    • composed of two iambic dimeters catalectic, the very last of which does not have the ultimate syllable; -- said of some sort of verse.
    • composed of two iambic dimeters catalectic, the final that lacks the ultimate syllable; -- said of a kind of verse.
  • others:
    • Constituting a galliambus; composed of galliambi: an epithet of a variety of Ionic verse said to have very first come right into usage on the list of Galli or priests for the Phrygian Cybele. See galliambus.
    • Constituting a galliambus; comprising galliambi: an epithet of many different Ionic verse said to have first enter into usage on the list of Galli or priests of the Phrygian Cybele. See galliambus.
    • Constituting a galliambus; consisting of galliambi: an epithet of multiple Ionic verse said to have initially come into use among the list of Galli or priests associated with Phrygian Cybele. See galliambus.
    • Constituting a galliambus; composed of galliambi: an epithet of many different Ionic verse said to have first come into usage among the Galli or priests regarding the Phrygian Cybele. See galliambus.
  • noun:
    • A galliambus; a verse consisting of four Ionics a minore with variations and substitutions.
    • A galliambus; a verse composed of four Ionics a minore with variants and substitutions.
    • A galliambus; a verse composed of four Ionics a minore with variants and substitutions.
    • A galliambus; a verse composed of four Ionics a minore with variations and substitutions.

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