a relating to or denoting a monosyllabic word or form having no stress or accent and pronounced as a prefix of the following word, as in English 't for it in 'twas
b (in classical Greek) relating to or denoting a word that throws its accent onto the following word
2 a proclitic word or form, (Compare)
(C19: from New Latin procliticus, from Greek proklinein to lean forwards; formed on the model of enclitic)
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