untrochaic

trochaic

[troh-key-ik] Prosody.
adjective
1.
pertaining to the trochee.
2.
consisting of or employing a trochee or trochees.
noun
3.
4.
Usually, trochaics. a verse or poem written in trochees.

Origin:
1580–90; < Latin trochaicus < Greek trochaïkós, equivalent to trocha(îos) trochee + -ikos -ic

trochaically, adverb
untrochaic, adjective
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trochaic (trəʊˈkeɪɪk)
 
adj
1.  of, relating to, or consisting of trochees
 
n
2.  another word for trochee
3.  a verse composed of trochees
 
tro'chaically
 
adv

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