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metrical

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adjective met·ri·cal \ˈme-tri-kəl\

Simple Definition of metrical

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

Full Definition of metrical

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or composed in meter

  2. 2 :  of or relating to measurement

met·ri·cal·ly play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of metrical

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



15th Century

First Known Use of metrical

15th century

Variants of metrical

or met·ric play \-trik\


METRICAL Defined for Kids

metrical

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adjective met·ri·cal \ˈme-tri-kəl\

Definition of metrical

  1. :  of or relating to poetic or musical meter




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metrical

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adjective met·ri·cal \-tri-kəl\

Medical Definition of metrical

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




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