[ muh-nom-i-ter ]
/ məˈnɒm ɪ tər /
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a line of verse of one measure or foot.
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Origin of monometer
OTHER WORDS FROM monometermon·o·met·ri·cal [mon-uh-me-tri-kuhl], /ˌmɒn əˈmɛ trɪ kəl/, mon·o·met·ric, adjective
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In like manner we have anapestic lines of all lengths from monometer to hexameter.Elementary Guide to Literary Criticism|F. V. N. Painter
British Dictionary definitions for monometer
/ (mɒˈnɒmɪtə) /
prosody a line of verse consisting of one metrical foot
Derived forms of monometermonometrical (ˌmɒnəʊˈmɛtrɪkəl) or monometric, adjective
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