Monostrophic
Monostrophic Mon`o*stroph"ic (m[o^]n`[-o]*str[o^]f"[i^]k), a. [Gr. monostrofiko`s; mo`nos single + strofh` strophe.] (Pros.) Having one strophe only; not varied in measure; written in unvaried measure. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

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  • monostrophic — /mon euh strof ik, stroh fik/, adj. 1. consisting of stanzas or strophes all having the same metrical structure. n. 2. monostrophics, monostrophic verses. [1665 75; < Gk monostrophikós. See MONOSTROPHE, IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • monostrophic — adjective Of or pertaining to monostrophe …   Wiktionary

  • monostrophic — adj. (Poetry) having one strophe (first of a pair of stanzas) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • monostrophic — mono·strophic …   English syllables

  • monostrophic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|sträfik, rōf adjective Etymology: Greek monostrophikos, from mon + strophikos strophic more at strophic : consisting of monostrophes …   Useful english dictionary

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  • monostrophics — ks noun plural : monostrophic verses * * * monostrophˈics plural noun Monostrophic verses • • • Main Entry: ↑monostrophic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Monostrophe — Mo*nos tro*phe (m[ o]*n[o^]s tr[ o]*f[ e]), n. [NL., fr. Gr. mono strofos monostrophic.] A metrical composition consisting of a single strophe. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • monostrophe — noun A metrical composition having a single strophe See Also: monostrophic …   Wiktionary

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