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metrical

adjective
variants: or metric

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marked by or occurring with a noticeable regularity in the rise and fall of sound
  • the metrical chugging of the machinery had a hypnotic effect

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The first known use of metrical was in the 15th century

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“Metrical.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/metrical. Accessed 25 May. 2020.

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