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  1. gradus(Noun)

    A handbook used as an aid in a difficult art or practice, specifically, a dictionary of Greek or Latin prosody used as a guide in writing of poetry in Greek or Latin.

  2. Origin: From Gradus ad Parnassum (Latin, literally, a step to Parnassus), a 17th century prosody dictionary long used in British schools.

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  1. Gradus(noun)

    a dictionary of prosody, designed as an aid in writing Greek or Latin poetry

  2. Origin: [From L. gradus ad Parnassum a step to Parnassus.]

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  1. guards, Guards

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