common meter

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Synonyms for common meter

the usual (iambic) meter of a ballad

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The only exception to this common meter versification is line 15,
All of the Common Meter tunes (four lines of 8-6-8-6 syllables, nos.
To facilitate church use, only six metrical forms were used and most of the psalms appeared in common meter, short meter, or long meter; suggestions for appropriate tunes appeared at the end of the book.
WiMetry uses the industry standard TCP/IP communication protocol, and is compatible with common meter reading software applications.
Tenders are invited for Annual Contract For Monthly Meter Reading Of Lt-V Consumers Through Common Meter Reading Instrument(Cmri) In Vasai Road East Sub-Division Under Vasai Division Of Vasai Circle
The most common meter type, orifice meters, are very accurate when conditions are ideal, but they can easily clog with sand and other contaminants.
Probably the oldest and most common meter in classical verse is the dactylic hexameter, the meter of Homer's Iliad and Odyssey and of other ancient epics.
a narrative in double stanzas of common meter (hymns and ballads) picturing the Last Judgment, by <IR> MICHAEL WIGGLESWORTH </IR> .
Tenders are invited for Supply of Common Meter Reading Instrument (CMRI) at various locations under EHV O&M Circle, Karad
In 224 stanzas of eight lines each--each stanza combining two units of common meter, familiar to his readers from its use in hymns and folksongs--he taught his lessons in a plain style and a thumping beat embellished with many internal rhymes to complement those at line ends.
Tenders are invited for Supply of CMRI Common Meter Reading Instrument