noun Prosody.
a line of verse of one measure or foot.

1840–50; < Late Latin: composed in one meter < Greek monómetros, equivalent to mono- mono- + métr(on) meter2 + -os adj. suffix

monometrical [mon-uh-me-tri-kuhl] , monometric, adjective Unabridged
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monometer (mɒˈnɒmɪtə)
prosody a line of verse consisting of one metrical foot

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a rare form of verse in which each line consists of a single metrical unit (a foot or dipody). The best-known example of an entire poem in monometer is Robert Herrick's "Upon His Departure Hence": Thus I Passe by,And die:As One,Unknown,And gon:I'm made A shade, And laid I'th grave,There haveMy Cave.Where tell I dwell, Farewell.

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He designed a monometer test panel that is permanently attached to each of the four cooling rack stations near the experiment.
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