Hypermetrical vs Hypermeter - What's the difference?

hypermetrical | hypermeter | Derived terms |

Hypermetrical is a derived term of hypermeter.


As an adjective hypermetrical

is hypermetric.

As a noun hypermeter is

a hypercatalectic line, ie with two syllabes beyond the metrum.

hypermetrical

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • hypermetric
  • hypermeter

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A hypercatalectic line, i.e. with two syllabes beyond the metrum.
  • A period with a redundant syllable.
  • Derived terms

    * hypermetric * hypermetrical