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stave rhyme

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Definition of stave rhyme in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Alliteration, especially in old Germanic poetry.
Example sentences
  • Moreover, he managed to stress those wishes by his choice of alliterating runes, f, and g, in stave rhyme verses, which seem not to be related to that topic.
  • In this case, too, the great grandfathers of DADA are masters of unmasking when ridiculing the idea that pathos and forms of rhyme or stave rhyme could guarantee truth or produce truth.
  • As to verse and metre, modern Heathenry like its ancient counterpart has enjoyed the use of alliterative verse or stave rhyme.

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