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pararhyme

Syllabification: par·a·rhyme
Pronunciation: /ˈperəˌrīm
 
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Definition of pararhyme in English:

noun

Partial rhyme between words with the same pattern of consonants but different vowels, such as light and late. See also imperfect rhyme.

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