decasyllabic

adjective
deca·syl·lab·ic | \ ˌde-kə-sə-ˈla-bik \

Definition of decasyllabic 

: consisting of 10 syllables or composed of verses of 10 syllables

Other words from decasyllabic

decasyllabic noun
decasyllable \ˈde-kə-ˌsi-lə-bəl, ˌde-kə-ˈ \ noun

First Known Use of decasyllabic

1771, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for decasyllabic

probably from French décasyllabique, from Greek dekasyllabos, from deka- deca- + syllabē syllable

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