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senarius

[suh-nair-ee-uh s]
noun, plural se·nar·i·i [suh-nair-ee-ahy, -nair-ee-ee] /səˈnɛər iˌaɪ, -ˈnɛər iˌi/. Classical Prosody.
  1. a Latin verse of six feet, especially an iambic trimeter.
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  • In the Theagês, p. 125, the senarius σοφοὶ τύραννοι τῶν σοφῶν συνουσίᾳ is cited as a verse of Euripides.

    Plato and the Other Companions of Sokrates, 3rd ed. Volume II (of 4)

    George Grote