Iamb

  • (noun): A metrical unit with unstressed-stressed syllables.
    Synonyms: iambus

Some articles on iamb, iambs:

Development Fund For Iraq
... International Advisory and Monitoring Board (IAMB) was created in United Nations Security Council Resolution 1483 (2003) ... IAMB is an independent oversight body for DFI and its principal role is to ensure transparency and financial accountability of the DFI ... The IAMB was operated from the establishment of the DFI on May 22, 2003 until the dissolution of the CPA on June 28, 2004 ...
Coalition Provisional Authority - Structure of The CPA - Non-government Organizations and Private Charities and The CPA - Role of The International Advisory and Monitoring Board (IAMB)
... were subject to the supervision of a blue ribbon panel of international financial experts, the IAMB ... The IAMB had serious concerns over the CPA's lack of transparency and lack of adequate financial controls, which were never resolved ... The IAMB still exists and is playing a role in the investigations into the CPA's Financial management ...
Iamb (band)
... Iamb is a band from the Central Coast of California ... solo recording project by frontman Ross Major, Iamb now performs with various members as a band ... The music video for Iamb's first single, "I Don't Care What Happens," has been featured on MTV and MTVu ...
Development Fund For Iraq - Audits - KPMG Audit
... The IAMB started negotiating with the CPA to appoint an external auditor in December 2003 ... body to monitor the Coalition's expenditures from Iraq's oil revenue, the IAMB ... But the IAMB found that the CPA had chosen not to repair the meters on the pipelines ...
Iamb (foot) - Accentual-syllabic Use
... In accentual-syllabic verse an iamb is a foot that has the rhythmic pattern da DUM Using the 'ictus and x' notation (see systems of scansion for a full discussion of various notations ... A line of iambic pentameter comprises five consecutive iambs ... Greek tragedy and comedy, comprising six iambs - as one iambic metrum consisted of two iambs ...