Definition of Jocasta in English:

Jocasta

Syllabification: Jo·cas·ta
Pronunciation: /jōˈkastə
 
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Greek Mythology
  • A Theban woman, the wife of Laius and mother and later wife of Oedipus.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody