dipody

noun
dip·o·dy | \ ˈdi-pə-dē \
plural dipodies

Definition of dipody 

: a prosodic unit or measure of two feet

Other words from dipody

dipodic \dī-ˈpä-dik \ adjective

First Known Use of dipody

circa 1844, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dipody

Late Latin dipodia, from Greek, from dipod-, dipous having two feet, from di- + pod-, pous

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The first known use of dipody was circa 1844

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