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heptastich

[ hep-tuh-stik ]
/ ˈhɛp təˌstɪk /
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noun Prosody.
a strophe, stanza, or poem consisting of seven lines or verses.
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Origin of heptastich

First recorded in 1880–85; hepta- + stich1
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British Dictionary definitions for heptastich

heptastich
/ (ˈhɛptəˌstɪk) /

noun
prosody a poem, strophe, or stanza that consists of seven lines
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