Capistrano vs Metrics - What's the difference?
As a proper noun capistrano
is (informal) the city of , california, known for its cliff swallows.
As a noun metrics is
(en proper noun
(informal) The city of , California, known for its cliff swallows.
* Talmage Powell, "Survival Exercise", in, 2003, Kit Duane, editor, The Campfire Collection: Ghosts, Beasts, and Things That Go Bump in the Night , , ISBN 0811837777, page 138,
- I felt the sick certainty that the thing had antennae, a sense unknown to human beings—a guidance system like the sonar of a bat, the instinct of a Capistrano swallow, the built-in controls of an SAM missile.
the study of metrical verse; prosody [treated as singular]