I.an antispast, a foot in verse, ˘¯¯˘, i. e. the choriambus reversed, e. g. Mĕdūllīnă, Diom. p. 478 P.; “hence: antispasticummetrum,” verse consisting of antispasts, id. p. 505 P.
A Latin Dictionary. Founded on Andrews' edition of Freund's Latin dictionary. revised, enlarged, and in great part rewritten by. Charlton T. Lewis, Ph.D. and. Charles Short, LL.D. Oxford. Clarendon Press. 1879.
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