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bacchius


bacchius


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bacchius  \Bac*chi"us\,  n.;  pl  {Bacchii}.  [L.  Bacchius  pes,  Gr 
  ?  (sc.  ?  foot).]  (Pros.) 
  A  metrical  foot  composed  of  a  short  syllable  and  two  long 
  ones;  according  to  some  two  long  and  a  short.