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trochaic

adjective tro·cha·ic \trō-ˈkā-ik\

Definition of TROCHAIC

:  of, relating to, or consisting of trochees
trochaic noun

Origin of TROCHAIC

Middle French trochaïque, from Latin trochaicus, from Greek trochaikos, from trochaios trochee
First Known Use: 1589

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