Hendecasyllable



[hen-dek-uh-sil-uh-buh l, hen-dek-uh-sil-] /hɛnˈdɛk əˌsɪl ə bəl, ˌhɛn dɛk əˈsɪl-/

noun
1.
a word or line of verse of 11 syllables.
/ˈhɛndɛkəˌsɪləbəl/
noun
1.
(prosody) a verse line of 11 syllables

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