A metrical foot of with a strong stress followed by a weak, as
in the following example from Louis MacNeice's 'Postcript to
Ireland”: “Still I drink your helath before / The four butt raps
upon the door”.
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Editors. "Trochee (Trochaic)". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2001
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=1143, accessed 24 February 2018.]