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Adonic Explained

Adonic at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

ecord, to adjudge in favor
of an apparent right in the plaintiff, unless the plaintiff have himself put
his action upon that ground. 5 Barn. & Ald 507. Lastly, the court, in
examining the whole record, to adjudge according to

Adonic at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : a verse line with a dactyl followed by a spondee or trochee;
used in laments by Adonis [syn: {Adonic line}]

Adonic at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: wikipedia » Adonis


From Inter: etyl » grc|en Inter: term » Ἄδωνις|tr=Adōnis|lang=grc|sc=polytonic.


Inter: en-adj » -
  • Of or pertaining to Adonis.
    1. Inter: of a » man Very beautiful or handsome; physically perfect.
    2. : The actor was not considered attractive enough to play such an Adonic character
    3. Inter: context » meter, verse having a dactyl followed by either a spondee or trochee


      Inter: en-nou » n

  • Inter: poetr » y A verse consisting of a dactyl and spondee.


    * anodic
    • on acid

    Translation: zh » Adonic