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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang in which a word is replaced by a word or phrase that rhymes with it, as kiss by hit or miss.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any system of slang in which a word is replaced with a phrase that rhymes with it; the rhyming word often being dropped.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. slang that replaces words with rhyming words or expressions and then typically omits the rhyming component

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