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Definitions of metre:
  • noun:   rhythm as given by division into parts of equal time
  • noun:   (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
  • noun:   the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards)

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