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end-stopped

[end-stopt] /ˈɛndˌstɒpt/
adjective, Prosody
1.
(of a line of verse) ending at the end of a syntactic unit that is usually followed by a pause in speaking and a punctuation mark in writing.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80
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British Dictionary definitions for endstopped

end-stopped

adjective
1.
(of verse) having a pause at the end of each line
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