a.1.Of or pertaining to stichometry; characterized by stichs, or lines.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Puech provides a stichometrical reconstruction of the texts for which larger parts have been preserved (pp.
As for the textual content, Alain Martin's philological work has, firstly, thanks to a stichometrical note in the margin indicating the 300th line, made it possible to specify the place of part of the text in the general arrangement of the poem and then to prove, thanks to daimonology which shapes the fundamental nature of the fragments discovered, that there are not two Poems of Empedocles, On Nature and Purifications, but just one, devoted to `physics.'