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masculine ending

noun
1.
a final inflection or suffix designating that a word belongs to the masculine gender.
2.
a stressed syllable that ends a line of verse.
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masculine ending

noun
1.
(prosody) a stressed syllable at the end of a line of verse Compare feminine ending
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