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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Homeric  \Ho*mer"ic\,  a.  [L.  Homericus  Gr  "Omhriko`s.] 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  Homer,  the  most  famous  of  Greek  poets; 
  resembling  the  poetry  of  Homer. 
 
  {Homeric  verse},  hexameter  verse;  --  so  called  because  used 
  by  Homer  in  his  epics. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Homeric 
  adj  :  relating  to  or  characteristic  of  Homer  or  his  age  or  the 
  works  attributed  to  him  "Homeric  Greek"  [syn:  {Homeric}] 




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