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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A stanza or division in lyric poetry, consisting of four verses or lines.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A stanza or division in lyric poetry, consisting of four verses or lines.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In ancient rhetoric and prosody, a period consisting of four cola.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)

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