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Caesura meaning
[si-zhoo r-uh, -zoo r-uh, siz-yoo r-uh]
Definitions of caesura is:
  • noun caesura
    (in modern prosody) a pause, esp for sense, usually near the middle of a verse line
  • noun caesura
    (in classical prosody) a break between words within a metrical foot, usually in the third or fourth foot of the line
  • noun caesura
    a break or pause in a line of verse: in Greek and Latin verse, the caesura falls within the metrical foot; in English verse, it is usually about the middle of the line and is shown in scanning by the sign ∥