Definition of Choriambuses. Meaning of Choriambuses. Synonyms of Choriambuses

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Definition of Choriambuses

Choriambus Cho`ri*am"bus, n.; pl. L. Choriambi, E. Choriambuses. [L. choriambus, Gr. ?; ? a choreus + ? iambus.] (Anc. Pros.) A foot consisting of four syllables, of which the first and last are long, and the other short (- [crescent] [crescent] -); that is, a choreus, or trochee, and an iambus united.

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