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metrical

adjective met·ri·cal \ˈme-tri-kəl\

: of, relating to, or arranged in a rhythmic pattern of beats : of or relating poetic meter

Full Definition of METRICAL

1
:  of, relating to, or composed in meter
2
:  of or relating to measurement
met·ri·cal·ly \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Variants of METRICAL

met·ri·cal or met·ric \-trik\
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Examples of METRICAL

  1. <the metrical chugging of the machinery had a hypnotic effect>

First Known Use of METRICAL

15th century
-METRICAL Defined for Kids

metrical

adjective met·ri·cal \ˈme-tri-kəl\

Definition of METRICAL for Kids

:  of or relating to poetic or musical meter
Medical Dictionary

metrical

adjective met·ri·cal \-tri-kəl\

Medical Definition of METRICAL

:  of, relating to, or subject to measurement <metrical genetic traits>

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