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

  • n. Consonantal alliteration at the beginning of words. Also called beginning rhyme.

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  • n. The use of alliteration at the beginning of stressed syllables

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

  • n. use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable in a line of verse


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