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Meaning of PROCELEUSMATIC

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Proc`e*leus*mat"ic\, a. [L. proceleusmaticus,
    Gr. ?, fr. ? to rouse to action beforehand; ? + ? to incite;
    cf. F. proc['e]leusmatique.]
    1. Inciting; animating; encouraging. [R.] --Johnson.
    
    2. (Pros.) Consisting of four short syllables; composed of
       feet of four short syllables each.
    
    
  2. \Proc`e*leus*mat"ic\, n. (Pros.)
    A foot consisting of four short syllables.
    
    
 

 

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