adjective tet·ra·se·mic
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Definition of tetrasemic

  1. :  consisting of or of the length of four morae in classical prosody

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Origin and Etymology of tetrasemic

tetrasemic from Greek tetrasēmos of four time units (from tetra- + -sēmos, from sēmeion unit of time, mark, sign, from sēma sign) + English -ic; tetraseme from Greek tetrasēmos — more at semantics

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