ditrochee

noun di·trochee \(ˈ)dī+\

Definition of ditrochee

  1. :  a double trochee :  a trochaic dipody reckoned as a single measure or compound foot

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Origin and Etymology of ditrochee

Late Latin & Greek; Late Latin ditrochaeus, from Greek ditrochaios, from di- + trochaios trochee


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