metrical

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adjective met·ri·cal \ˈme-tri-kəl\
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metric

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Definition of metrical

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

  2. 2 :  of or relating to measurement

metrically

play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of metrical in a sentence

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

15th Century

First Known Use of metrical

15th century



METRICAL Defined for Kids

metrical

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adjective met·ri·cal \ˈme-tri-kəl\

Definition of metrical for Students

  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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