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Definition of the adjective Amœbæan
What does Amœbæan mean as an attribute of a noun?
- [archaic spelling of, [l, en, amoebean]]
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Amœbæan,amebē′an, adj. answering alternately, responsive,asinsome of Virgil 'seclogues. [L.—Gr. amoibaios, amoibē,change, alternation.] Amomum,amō′ mum, n. a genusof herbaceous tropical plants(nat.ord. Scitamineæ),allied to the ...
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Amœbæan verses, and the eustom of vying in extempore verses by turns was a custom derived from the old Sicilian Shepherds. Jos. What ton's Pope. AMOURE'TTE. n.
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