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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to Aristophanes, the Athenian comic poet.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to the writings or style of Aristophanes, the great comic poet of Athens; shrewd; witty.
  • n. [lowercase] In ancient prosody, same as first Pherecratic.


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