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pentapody

[ pen-tap-uh-dee ]
/ pɛnˈtæp ə di /
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noun, plural pen·tap·o·dies.Prosody.
a measure consisting of five feet.
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Origin of pentapody

First recorded in 1860–65; penta- + -pod + -y3

OTHER WORDS FROM pentapody

pen·ta·pod·ic [pen-tuh-pod-ik], /ˌpɛn təˈpɒd ɪk/, adjective
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