stichomythia[stik′ə mit̸h′ē ə]
Origin: Gr < stichos, a line (see stile) + mythos, speech, myth
- stichomythic adjective
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Origin: Greek stikhomūthiā, from stikhomūthein, to speak in alternating lines : stikhos, stich; see steigh- in Indo-European roots + mūthos, speech.
- stichˌo·mythˈic adjective