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  • n. Plural form of epitrite.

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Examples

  • But by virtue of the last principle — the retardation of acceleration of time — we have the proceleusmatic foot u u u u, and the _dispondæus_ ----, not to mention the _choriambus_, the ionics, pæons, and epitrites.

    Shakespeare, Ben Jonson, Beaumont and Fletcher

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