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- n. US spelling of exametre.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete form of hexameter. Puttenham.
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When I arrived at the house of the dear professor, he, began to speak to me from a book, in an exameter homerean tone, and I understood about as much as the faithful who goes to church and the priest reads the mass in Latin.
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