from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A verse consisting of a single metrical foot or one dipody.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A line of verse containing a single metrical foot

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A rhythmic series, consisting of a single meter.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In prosody, consisting of a single measure.
  • n. In prosody, a meter consisting of a single measure.


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