trithemimer

noun trith·e·mim·er \ˌtrithəˈmimə(r)\

Definition of trithemimer

plural

-s

  1. :  a group of three half feet in classical prosody :  a catalectic colon of a foot and a half

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Origin and Etymology of trithemimer

modification (influenced by trit-) of New Latin trihemimeris, from tri- + hemi- + -meris (from Greek meris part) — more at merit


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