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terza rima definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a verse form with a rhyme scheme: aba bcb cdc, etc.

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Italian, literally, third rhyme Date: 1819 a verse form consisting of tercets usually in iambic pentameter in English poetry with an interlaced rhyme scheme (as aba, bcb, cdc)

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. Prosody an arrangement of (esp. iambic pentameter) triplets rhyming aba bcb cdc etc. as in Dante's Divina Commedia. Etymology: It., = third rhyme

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Terza rima Ter"za ri"ma [It., a third or triple rhyme.] A peculiar and complicated system of versification, borrowed by the early Italian poets from the Troubadours.



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