heptameter

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Related to Septameter: heptameter

hep·tam·e·ter

 (hĕp-tăm′ĭ-tər)
n.
1. Verse written in lines of seven metrical feet.
2. A single line of such verse.

heptameter

(hɛpˈtæmɪtə)
n
(Poetry) prosody a verse line of seven metrical feet
heptametrical adj

hep•tam•e•ter

(hɛpˈtæm ɪ tər)

n.
a verse of seven metrical feet.
[1895–1900]
hep`ta•met′ri•cal (-təˈmɛ trɪ kəl) adj.

heptameter

a verse having seven metrical feet. — heptametrical, adj.
See also: Verse
Translations

heptameter

[hepˈtæmɪtəʳ] Nheptámetro m
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When Kedar starts to hunt the deer on horseback in line 69, the poem's fast moving iambic septameter is most effective.