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scan•sion



Pronunciation: (skan'shun), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/scansion.html on line 73 [key]
n. Pros.
the metrical analysis of verse. The usual marks for scansion are ˘ for a short or unaccented syllable, ¯ or ' for a long or accented syllable, ^ for a rest, | for a foot division, and || for a caesura or pause.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/scansion.html on line 111 scansion (Thesaurus)

 

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