Pentapody
Pentapody Pen*tap"o*dy, n. [Penta- + Gr. ?, ?, foot.] (Pros.) A measure or series consisting of five feet. [1913 Webster]

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  • pentapody — pentapodic /pen teuh pod ik/, adj. /pen tap euh dee/, n., pl. pentapodies. Pros. a measure consisting of five feet. [1860 65; PENTA + POD + Y3] * * * …   Universalium

  • pentapody — pen·tap·o·dy …   English syllables

  • pentapody —   n. verse line of five feet …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • pentapody — pen.ˈtapədē noun ( es) Etymology: penta + pody (as in dipody) : a metrical unit or verse consisting of five feet …   Useful english dictionary

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