acatalectic definition

  • adjective:
    • Having a metrically total pattern, particularly obtaining the complete quantity of syllables when you look at the last foot. Used of verse.
    • Designating a line of verse having the necessary number of syllables within the last foot.
    • maybe not faulty; complete.
    • (verse) metrically complete; especially getting the complete number of syllables inside last metrical base
  • noun:
    • A verse which has the complete amount of legs and syllables
    • A verse which includes the whole range syllables within the last base.
    • (prosody) a line of verse with the complete quantity of syllables
  • others:
    • In prosody, perhaps not halting short; total; having the total wide range of syllables in the last foot: as, an acatalectic verse.

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