ele·​gi·​am·​bus | \ ˌeləˌjīˈambəs, ə̇ˌlējēˈam-\
plural elegiambi\ -​ˌbī \

Definition of elegiambus

: a verse in classical Greek or Latin poetry composed of half an elegiac pentameter and four iambic feet

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History and Etymology for elegiambus

Late Latin, from Late Greek elegiambos, from Greek elegeion + iambos iamb

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