end-stopped

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end-stopped

(ĕnd′stŏpt′)
adj.
Ending in a syntactic and rhythmic pause. Used of a line of verse or a couplet.

end-stopped

adj
(Poetry) (of verse) having a pause at the end of each line

end′-stopped`



adj.
(of a line of verse) ending coterminously with a syntactic and logical unit.
[1875–80]
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Adj.1.end-stopped - (verse) having a rhetorical pause at the end of each line
run-on - (verse) without a rhetorical pause between lines