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monometer

[muh-nom-i-ter] /məˈnɒm ɪ tər/
noun, Prosody
1.
a line of verse of one measure or foot.
Origin of monometer
1840-1850
1840-50; < Late Latin: composed in one meter < Greek monómetros, equivalent to mono- mono- + métr(on) meter2 + -os adj. suffix
Related forms
monometrical
[mon-uh-me-tri-kuh l] /ˌmɒn əˈmɛ trɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
monometric, adjective
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Examples from the web for monometer
  • Install a monometer or other pressure-sensing device across the filter system for determining the need for filter replacement.
  • Streaming causes extra complication when a capillary-connected monometer is used.
  • He designed a monometer test panel that is permanently attached to each of the four cooling rack stations near the experiment.
British Dictionary definitions for monometer

monometer

/mɒˈnɒmɪtə/
noun
1.
(prosody) a line of verse consisting of one metrical foot
Derived Forms
monometrical (ˌmɒnəʊˈmɛtrɪkəl), monometric, adjective
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