spondaic hexameter

noun

Definition of spondaic hexameter

: a hexameter having a spondee instead of a dactyl in the fifth foot

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“Spondaic hexameter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spondaic%20hexameter. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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