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pararhyme

Line breaks: para|rhyme
Pronunciation: /ˈparərʌɪm
 
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Definition of pararhyme in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Partial rhyme between words with the same pattern of consonants but different vowels: features of the lyric include pararhyme, as in ‘send/sonde

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