heptameter

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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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We have lost the last third of He Zhu's writing life, but through very close analysis of what we have Sargent reveals him layer by layer in his poems in ancient style, songs, heptametrical regulated verse, and his pentametrical and heptametrical quatrains.