Asynartete verse
Asynartete A*syn"ar*tete`, a. [Gr. ? not united, disconnected; 'a priv. + ? with + ? to fasten to.] Disconnected; not fitted or adjusted. -- {A*syn"ar*tet"ic}, a. [1913 Webster]

{Asynartete verse} (Pros.), a verse of two members, having different rhythms; as when the first consists of iambuses and the second of trochees. [1913 Webster]


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  • Asynartete — A*syn ar*tete , a. [Gr. ? not united, disconnected; a priv. + ? with + ? to fasten to.] Disconnected; not fitted or adjusted. {A*syn ar*tet ic}, a. [1913 Webster] {Asynartete verse} (Pros.), a verse of two members, having different rhythms; as… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Asynartetic — Asynartete A*syn ar*tete , a. [Gr. ? not united, disconnected; a priv. + ? with + ? to fasten to.] Disconnected; not fitted or adjusted. {A*syn ar*tet ic}, a. [1913 Webster] {Asynartete verse} (Pros.), a verse of two members, having different… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • asynartetic — (ˈ)ā+ adjective Etymology: asynartete asynartetic verse (from Greek asynartētos asynartetic, from a a (II) + assumed synartētos, verbal of Greek synartan to join together from syn + artan to fasten, hang) + ic; perhaps akin to Greek aeirein to… …   Useful english dictionary

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