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Pindaric

[pin-dar-ik] /pɪnˈdær ɪk/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or in the style of Pindar.
2.
of elaborate form and metrical structure, as an ode or verse.
noun
Origin
1630-1640
1630-40; < Latin Pindaricus < Greek Pindarikós. See Pindar, -ic
Related forms
Pindarically, adverb
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Pindaric

/pɪnˈdærɪk/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or resembling the style of Pindar
2.
(prosody) having a complex metrical structure, either regular or irregular
noun
3.
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Word Origin and History for Pindaric
Pindaric
1640, pertaining to or in the style of Pindar, from Gk. Pindaros, Gk. lyric poet (c.522-443 B.C.E.).
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