Meaning of Alexandrine

Al•ex•an•drine

Pronunciation: (al"ig-zan'drin, -drēn, -zän'-), [key]
— Pros. Pros.
—n.
  1. (often l.c.) a verse or line of poetry of twelve syllables.
—adj.
  1. (often l.c.) of or pertaining to such a verse or line.

Al•ex•an•drine

Pronunciation: (al"ig-zan'drin, -drēn, -zän'-), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or pertaining to Alexandria, Egypt.
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