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Asclepiadean

adjective As·cle·pi·a·de·an
variants: or

Asclepiadic

\-¦adik\

Definition of Asclepiadean

  1. 1 :  relating to the Greek poet Asclepiades of Samos

  2. 2 :  relating to, containing, or consisting of asclepiads

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Origin and Etymology of asclepiadean

Late Latin asclepiadeus, asclepiadius asclepiadean (from Greek asklēpiadeios) + English -an or -ic


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Asclepiadean

noun As·cle·pi·a·de·an \"\
variants: or

Asclepiadic

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Definition of Asclepiadean

plural

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  1. 1 :  asclepiad

  2. 2 :  a distich or strophe constructed with asclepiads

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