an ode consisting of several units, each of which is composed of a strophe and an antistrophe of identical form followed by a contrasting epode.
a form of ode associated with Pindar consisting of a triple unit or groups of triple units, with a strophe and an antistrophe of identical structure followed by an epode of a different structure Often shortened to Pindaric
plural noun, Ecclesiastical. 1. See under tertiary (def 5). adjective 1. of the third order, rank, stage, formation, etc.; third. 2. Chemistry. noting or containing a carbon atom united to three other carbon atoms. formed by replacement of three atoms or groups. 3. (initial capital letter) Geology. noting or pertaining to the period forming the […]
- Regular verb
regular verb definition A verb that follows standard patterns in its inflection. The past tense of a regular verb is formed by adding an -ed ending: walk, walked; shout, shouted. (Compare irregular verb.)
noun 1. See under Jewish calendar. Jewish calendar noun 1. the lunisolar calendar used by Jews, as for determining religious holidays, that is reckoned from 3761 b.c. and was established by Hillel II in the 4th century a.d., the calendar year consisting of 353 days (defective year) 354 days (regular year) or 355 days (perfect […]
- Regulated tenancy
noun 1. (social welfare) (in Britain) the letting of a dwelling by a nonresident private landlord, usually at a registered fair rent, from which the landlord cannot evict the tenant without a possession order from a court Compare assured tenancy