End-stopped-line

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Literary/ Cultural Context Note

A poetic line in which the end of the line coincides with the end of the grammatical unit, usually the sentence. A line without enjambment.

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Citation:
Editors. "End-stopped-line". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2001
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=333, accessed 22 December 2014.]