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five-beat poetic lineiambic pentameter
(British spelling for meter) basic unit of length in the metric system, one hundred centimeters, 39.37 inches; definite measurement; poetic measure; rhythm (in music); instrument that automatically measures quantities of substances (gas, water, or elec...metre
(Computers) characters that do not appear in a printed document (such as carriage return, tabs, line feed, etc.)whitespace
(Computers) connected, connected to another computer or to the Internet; available through the Internet, connected via a computer, directly connected to a measurable process, ongoing, on-line, see also:off-line, while connected to a computeronline
(Football) defensive or offensive players who are positioned behind the line or behind the linebackers; area in which the backfield are positioned, area of field, positionsbackfield
(Football) player who is stationed farthest behind the scrimmage line; position played by the tailback, offensive backtailback
(Geology) of a line or axis toward which strata slope; sloping downwards in opposite directions to meet in common point or linesynclinal
(Grammar) masculine gender, masculine form (he, his, himself, etc.), concluding on an accented beat, male; manly, manlike, of or characteristic of men; strong, virile; (about objects or words) having the designation of masculine, of certain grammatical...masculine
(Mathematics) pertaining to an asymptote (straight line approaching but never intercepting a curve)asymptotical
(Music) combination of harmonizing notes; (Geometry) line between two points on a curve; (Airplanes) imaginary straight line between the leading edge and the rear edge of a wing or propeller blade, airfoil measure, cord, horizontal connecting part, lin...chord
(Music) smooth-flowing vocal or instrumental passage, melodious musical linecantilena
(Music) unaccented beat that precedes an accented downbeat; upward movement of the hand made by a musical conductor to indicate an unaccented beat, gesture of baton, improvement, optimistic, cheerfulupbeat
(of a discount) In portfolio accounting, a straight-line accumulation of capital gains on a discount bond in anticipation of receipt of par at maturity.Accretion
(Physics) without inclination or dipping; of or pertaining to line passing through all points where there is no magnetic inclinationaclinic
(Poetry) iambus, foot consisting of two syllables (the first syllable is long and the second short or the first syllable is stressed and the second unstressed); verse composed of iambic feet, of or pertaining to or composed of iambics (poetic foot cons...iambic
(Printing) number of lines; payment according to the number of lines, lineage, number of printed lines, payment by the linelinage
(Prose) incomplete line, unusually short line; one half of a verse or line (of text), half line of poetryhemistich
(Slang) win, be victorious; defeat, beat; fail, be unsuccessful; cause failure, make unsuccessful, cheep, contagious poultry disease, make shrill noise, mark on playing card, minor ailment, rootstock or flower, section of pineapple skin, seed of fruit,...pip
(Sports) to pitch a ball outside of the area of the plate to prevent a base runner stealing a base (Baseball); lateral underhand pass from a quarterback to a running back (American football), lateral pass behind line of scrimmage, pitch out of strike zonepitchout
0ֲ° longitude lineprime meridian
14-line poem that is written in four stanzas and often follows a particular rhyme scheme (especially iambic pentameter), fourteen-line rhyming poem with set structuresonnet
17C Italian vocal music, elegy, music with a single melodic line, ode sung by one actor, sorrowful song, dirge (Music)monody
2-beat gait, distance covered in a step, do something at controlled rate, gait of horse, measure by counting steps, move at a pace, prep. with the permission of, with the indulgence of, set the speed of something, speed in performance, speed of events,...pace
2-line unit of classical poetryelegiac couplet
3-line poetic unittristich
4-line stanza form for ballads, common divisor, common meter, common timecommon measure
4-line unit of poetryelegiac stanza
4-line unit of poetryheroic quatrain
4-line verse form for hymns, common measurecommon meter
4-syllable poetic foot, poetic foot of verse used in lyric poetry having two unstressed syllables flanked by the two rhythmic stresses marking the first and last syllables of the footchoriamb
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