Definition for EP'I-TRITE

EP'I-TRITE, n. [Gr. επιτριτος; επι and τριτος, third.]

In prosody, a foot consisting of three long syllables and one short one; as, sălūtāntēs, cōncĭtātī, īncāntāré.

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