am·oe·be·anor am·oe·bae·an (ăm′ə-bē′ən)
Of or relating to verse in which the voices of two characters alternate regularly.
[From Late Latin amoebaeus, from Greek amoibaios, from amoibē, change; see amoeba.]
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