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(of verse) having a metric system based on stress rather than syllables or quantity

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One of them is accentually strong and is used to derive adverbs from nouns denoting nationality: tatarla 'in Tatar; in the Tatar way', rusla 'in Russian; in the Russian way'.
Though found in the Cantigas, quintuple rhythm is here accentually and musically crass.
Ramirez argues that March's X(I)s gradually became more accentually regular, that is more uniformly duple-time.
He piles emphasis upon "in," an insubstantial preposition that would normally be overwhelmed by the accentually mightier "thoughts" and "groans.
This becomes the prototype of an expression being treated accentually as a single word.