Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of DIPODY

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dip"o*dy\, n.; pl. {Dipodies}. [Gr. ?, fr. ? two-footed;
di- = di`s- twice + ?, ?, foot.] (Pros.)
Two metrical feet taken together, or included in one measure.
--Hadley.

      Trochaic, iambic, and anapestic verses . . . are
      measured by dipodies.                    --W. W.
                                               Goodwin.

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY