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spon·da·ic

 (spŏn-dā′ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or consisting of spondees.

[French spondaïque, from Late Latin spondaicus, alteration of spondīacus, from Greek spondeiakos, from spondeios, spondee; see spondee.]
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spondaic

(spɒnˈdeɪɪk)
adj
(Poetry) prosody of, relating to, or consisting of spondees
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spon•da•ic

(spɒnˈdeɪ ɪk)

also spon•da′i•cal,



adj.
of, pertaining to, or consisting of spondees.
[1715–25]
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Adj.1.spondaic - of or consisting of spondees; "spondaic hexameter"
metrics, prosody - the study of poetic meter and the art of versification
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