Definitions

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

  • n. A strophe, stanza, or poem consisting of three lines.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In prosody, a group of three lines; a three-line stanza.

Etymologies

tri- + (di)stich.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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