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Acatalectic

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Noun

1. acatalectic

(prosody) a line of verse that has the full number of syllables

Adjective

1. acatalectic

(verse) metrically complete; especially having the full number of syllables in the final metrical foot


1. acatalectic

(prosody) a line of verse that has the full number of syllables


1. acatalectic

(verse) metrically complete; especially having the full number of syllables in the final metrical foot

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Acatalectic

see synonyms of acatalectic
adjective
1. 
having the necessary number of feet or syllables, esp having a complete final foot
noun
2. 
a verse having the full number of syllables

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Acatalectic

see synonyms of acatalectic
adjective Prosody
1. 
having the full number of syllables, esp. in the last foot
noun
2. 
an acatalectic line of verse

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Acatalectic

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adj.
Having a metrically complete pattern, especially having the full number of syllables in the final foot. Used of verse.

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