from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Consisting of two iambic dimeters catalectic, the last of which lacks the final syllable; -- said of a kind of verse.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Constituting a galliambus; consisting of galliambi: an epithet of a variety of Ionic verse said to have first come into use among the Galli or priests of the Phrygian Cybele. See galliambus.
- n. A galliambus; a verse consisting of four Ionics a minore with variations and substitutions.
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