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pentapody

[pen-tap-uh-dee] /pɛnˈtæp ə di/
noun, plural pentapodies. Prosody
1.
a measure consisting of five feet.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; penta- + -pod + -y3
Related forms
pentapodic
[pen-tuh-pod-ik] /ˌpɛn təˈpɒd ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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