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iambus

[ahy-am-buh s] /aɪˈæm bəs/
noun, plural iambi
[ahy-am-bahy] /aɪˈæm baɪ/ (Show IPA),
iambuses.
1.
iamb.
Origin of iambus
1580-1590
1580-90; < Latin < Greek íambos
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