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monometer Line breaks: mon|om¦eter
Pronunciation: /məˈnɒmɪtə/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of monometer in English:

noun

Prosody
A line consisting of one metrical foot.
Example sentences
  • The number of feet per line determines the metre of a poem: if a single line contains one foot, it is called monometer, two feet is diameter, three is trimeter, etc.

Derivatives

monometric
Pronunciation: /mɒnə(ʊ)ˈmɛtrɪk/
adjective
monometrical
adjective
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