Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 03/24/19 Melic

Melic (adjective)
melic [mel-ik]


adjective
1. intended to be sung.
2. noting or pertaining to the more elaborate form of Greek lyric poetry, as distinguished from iambic and elegiac poetry.


Origin: 1690–1700; < Greek melikós, equivalent to mél(os ) limb, song + -ikos -ic

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