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Definition 1: the study of poetic meter and the art of versification - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for metrics in the sense of this definition

(metrics is a kind of ...) study of poetic works

(metrics is the domain which ... is member of) of or consisting of spondees

"spondaic hexameter"

(metrics is the domain which ... is member of) of or consisting of dactyls

"dactylic meter"

(metrics is the domain which ... is member of) of or consisting of iambs

"iambic pentameter"

(metrics is the domain which ... is member of) the rhythmic arrangement of syllables

(metrics is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm

(metrics is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse

(metrics is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) a system of versification

(metrics is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) a line of poetry having an extra syllable or syllables at the end of the last metrical foot

(metrics is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) a line of verse that lacks a syllable in the last metrical foot

(metrics is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) a line of verse that has six iambic feet

(metrics is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) a line of verse that has the full number of syllables

(metrics is the domain which ... is member of) of or consisting of trochees

"trochaic dactyl"

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