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metrist

[me-trist, mee-trist] /ˈmɛ trɪst, ˈmi trɪst/
noun
1.
a person who is skilled in the use of poetic meters.
Origin
1525-1535
1525-35; < Medieval Latin metrista. See meter2, -ist
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metrist

/ˈmɛtrɪst/
noun
1.
(prosody) a person skilled in the use of poetic metre
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