a stress upon a structure at a certain place, expressed in units of force per unit of cross-sectional area, as in pounds per square inch.
Poetic Foot Vs. Poetic MeterPoetry has a lot of moving parts. If you’re reading this, chances are you’re starting to explore poetic analysis. Poetic foot and meter are a great place to start.
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