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diaeresis

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a pause in a line of verse occurring when the end of a foot coincides with the end of a word
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The "seuerer," "vniter," and "breaker" refer to diaresis, hyphen as a linking device (for example, in for-think), and double hyphen (=), already on the way out of the printer's repertoire, as a device for separating syllables, as in ma=gi=strate.
Charles Griswold thus blames Young Socrates unfairly for the outcome of this diaresis ("Politik[right arrow]Epist[right arrow]m[right arrow]," p.