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Ancient Greek ἀσυνάρτητος (asunártētos, disconnected, incoherent) from α (a) συναρτάω (sunartáō, join or knit together) (from σύν (sún, with) + ἀρτάω (artáō, fasten or hang onto))


asynartete (not comparable)

  1. disconnected; not fitted or adjusted.
  2. (poetic) Being or relating to a verse of two members, having different rhythms, as for example when the first consists of iambuses and the second of trochees.


asynartete (plural asynartetes)

  1. (poetic) A verse of this kind.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for asynartete in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)