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Meaning of BACCHIUS

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bac*chi"us\, n.; pl. {Bacchii}. [L. Bacchius pes, Gr.
? (sc. ? foot).] (Pros.)
A metrical foot composed of a short syllable and two long
ones; according to some, two long and a short.

 

 

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