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

  • n. See off rhyme.

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  • n. An imperfect rhyme in which the final (coda) consonants of stressed syllables (and, in modern English poetry, any following syllables to the end of the words) are identical in sound, but the vowels of the stressed syllables are not.

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