Is the word 'understand' an example of an iamb, a trochee, a dactyl, or an anapest?

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The word 'understand' is an example of an anapest. An anapest is a line of poetry that has two short syllables, and then a long one. Another example of an anapestic word is 'seventeen'.
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Trochee is used in poetry. It's a metrical foot that consists of a stressed syllable that's followed by an unstressed syllable. An example of trochee can be found ...
denouement. ...
An example of the word dactyl would be the word basketball. The ryhming pattern for dactyl writing would be /uu! ...
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