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pentameter

pen·tam·e·ter

pentameter

 
pronunciation:
pen tae mih tr [or] pen t mi tr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a line of verse consisting of five metrical feet.
definition 2: heroic verse, which has lines of five iambic feet; iambic pentameter.
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