plural noun al·loe·os·tro·pha \ˌalēˈästrəfə\

Definition of alloeostropha

  1. :  irregular strophes or stanzas

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Origin and Etymology of alloeostropha

New Latin, from Greek, neuter plural of alloiostrophos of irregular strophes, from alloios of another sort (from allos other) + strophe strophe — more at else, strophe

First Known Use: 1671

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to cast off or become cast off

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