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One entry found for anapest.
Main Entry: an·a·pest
Pronunciation: primarystressan-schwa-secondarystresspest
Function: noun
: a metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables followed by one accented syllable (as in the accused)
- an·a·pes·tic /secondarystressan-schwa-primarystresspes-tik/ adjective

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