• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Diiamb A diiambus.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n diiamb In ancient prosody, two iambi, or an iambic dipody regarded as a single compound foot. The name diiambus, strictly belonging to the iambic dipody in its normal form , can be extended to its epitritic variety also .
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