a long, humorous poem written in mock-heroic style.
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- mock chicken,
- mock mold,
- mock moon,
- mock orange,
- mock pendulum,
- mock pennyroyal
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The Dunciad is an instance of the mock-epic utilized for the purposes of satire.English Satires|Various