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- n. A form of poem written in rhyming couplets or quatrains, sometimes with a religious theme.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A litany beginning with the words, “Kyrie eleison.”
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as Eyrie eleïson.
- n. A verse form in French poetry, divided into equal couplets ending with the same word, which serves as a refrain.
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