from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In paleography, a line of average length assumed in measuring the length of a manuscript. See epos, 3, and stichometry.
- n. In the Gr. Ch., a verse or versicle, as in the psalter or the odes; especially, a verse or part of a verse from a psalm, used as a versicle.
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