iambus

[ ahy-am-buhs ]
/ aɪˈæm bəs /

noun, plural i·am·bi [ahy-am-bahy], /aɪˈæm baɪ/, i·am·bus·es.

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Origin of iambus

1580–90; <Latin <Greek íambos

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