ambiguous or equivocal, especially when due to the uncertain grammatical construction of a word or phrase.
a trisyllabic foot, the arrangement of the syllables of which is short, long, short in quantitative meter, or unstressed, stressed, unstressed in accentual meter. Thus, together is an accentual amphibrach. Historical Examples The amphibrach is a foot of three syllables, the first and third short, and the second long. Dissertation on the English Language Noah […]
producing two kinds of fruit that differ either in form or in time of ripening.
amphicentric amphicentric am·phi·cen·tric (ām’fĭ-sěn’trĭk) adj. Centering at both ends. Used of a rete mirabile that begins by the vessel branching out and ends by the branches joining again to form the same vessel.
concave on both sides, as the bodies of the vertebrae of fishes.