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HYPE’RMETER. n.s.

hypermeter-ns

HYPE’RMETER. n.s. [υ’ϖερ and με’τρου .] Any thing greater
than the standard requires.
When a man rises beyond six foot, he is an hypermeter, and
may be admitted into the tall club. Addison’s Guardian.