noun ep·i·syn·the·ton \ˌepəˈsin(t)thəˌtän\

Definition of episyntheton



Greek & Latin prosody

  1. :  a meter made up of cola of different kinds of feet

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Origin and Etymology of episyntheton

Greek, from epi- + syntheton, neuter of synthetos put together, compounded, composed — more at synthetic

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