Related to rising rhythm: falling rhythm
A rhythmic pattern in which the stress falls on the last syllable of each foot, as in "They danced by the light of the moon" (Edward Lear). Also called ascending rhythm.
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a prosodic pattern in which each metrical foot has one or more unaccented syllables preceding an accented syllable.
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