[n] the study of poetic meter and the art of versification
[n] the patterns of stress and intonation in a language
[n] a system of versification
Prosody is the study of the meter, rhythm, and intonation of a poem.
inflection, poetic rhythm, rhythmic pattern
accent, beat, cadence, caesura, delivery, emphasis, enjambement, enjambment, intonation, manner of speaking, measure, meter, modulation, pitch contour, poem, poetics, rhythm, speech, speech rhythm, sprung rhythm, stress, verse form, versification