amoebean verse

noun am·oe·be·an verse \¦amē¦bēən-, -mə¦-\

Definition of amoebean verse

  1. :  poetry written in the form of a dialogue between two speakers — compare stichomythia

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Origin and Etymology of amoebean verse

Latin amoebaeus alternate, from Greek amoibaios interchanging (from amoibē change) + English -an


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