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- adj. Relating to or exhibiting hexameter.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Consisting of six metrical feet.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Consisting of or written in six metrical feet.
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It is unfortunately impossible to trace the plan of the poem, which presumably detailed the adventures of this unheroic character: the metre used was a curious mixture of hexametric and iambic lines.
I notice that the reviewers have been a little shy of these hexametric efforts.