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

Definition of holodactylic

of a hexameter

  1. :  having all the feet dactyls except the last

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Origin and Etymology of holodactylic

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

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