prosody

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(prosody) a line of verse that has the full number of syllables acatalectic
(prosody) a line of verse that has six iambic feet Alexandrine
(prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse beat , cadence , measure , meter , metre
(prosody) a line of verse that lacks a syllable in the last metrical foot catalectic
(prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm foot , metrical foot , metrical unit
(prosody) a line of poetry having an extra syllable or syllables at the end of the last metrical foot hypercatalectic
(prosody) a system of versification poetic rhythm , prosody , rhythmic pattern
Vedic texts from the fifth and fourth centuries BC dealing with phonetics and ritual injunctions and linguistics and grammar and etymology and lexicography and prosody and astronomy and astrology Vedanga
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