holodactylic

adjective
hol·​o·​dac·​tyl·​ic | \ ¦hälō(ˌ)dak¦tilik, ¦hōl- \

Definition of holodactylic

of a hexameter
: having all the feet dactyls except the last

History and Etymology for holodactylic

Middle Greek holodaktylos (from Greek hol- + daktylos dactyl) + English -ic

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“Holodactylic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/holodactylic. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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