Caesural
Caesural C[ae]*su"ral, a. Of or pertaining to a c[ae]sura. [1913 Webster]

{C[ae]sural pause}, a pause made at a c[ae]sura. [1913 Webster] ||


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • caesural — adjective see caesura …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • caesural — See caesura. * * * …   Universalium

  • caesural — adj. pertaining to a break in a line of verse, pertaining to a rhythmical pause (Music) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • caesural — cae·su·ral …   English syllables

  • caesural — adjective of or relating to a caesura • Pertains to noun: ↑caesura • Derivationally related forms: ↑caesura * * * rəl adjective : of or relating to a caesura * * * caesūˈral or (N American) cesūˈral …   Useful english dictionary

  • Caesural pause — Caesural C[ae]*su ral, a. Of or pertaining to a c[ae]sura. [1913 Webster] {C[ae]sural pause}, a pause made at a c[ae]sura. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • caesura — caesural, caesuric, adj. /si zhoor euh, zoor euh, siz yoor euh/, n., pl. caesuras, caesurae /si zhoor ee, zoor ee, siz yoor ee/. 1. Pros. a break, esp. a sense pause, usually near the middle of a verse, and marked in scansion by a double vertical …   Universalium

  • caesura — noun (plural suras or caesurae) Etymology: Late Latin, from Latin, act of cutting, from caedere to cut Date: 1556 1. in modern prosody a usually rhetorical break in the flow of sound in the middle of a line of verse 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • John Milton — For other people named John Milton, see John Milton (disambiguation). John Milton Portrait of John Milton in National Portrait Gallery, London c. 1629. Unknown artist (detail) Born 9 December 1608(1608 12 09) Bread Street …   Wikipedia

  • caesuric — See caesural. * * * …   Universalium

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