browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
gradus


gradus


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gradus  \Gra"dus\,  n.  [From  L.  gradus  ad  Parnassum  a  step  to 
  Parnassus.] 
  A  dictionary  of  prosody,  designed  as  an  aid  in  writing  Greek 
  or  Latin  poetry. 
 
  He  set  to  work  .  .  .  without  gradus  or  other  help.  --T. 
  Hughes.