dochmiac


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dochmiac

(ˈdɒkmɪæk)
adj
resembling a dochmius in form or structure
n
a dochmius
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Yet Aristoxenus categorically rules out the eight-time rhythm arrogated to the dochmiac as 'unrhythmical'.
But I am struck by the fact that [GREEK TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] gives two dochmiacs, a welcome enough rhythm, since there are other dochmiacs in the context.
78 terminal in dochmiacs (in both resting on the evidence of a single witness); at Or.