[ muh-nos-truh-fee, mon-uh-strohf ]
/ məˈnɒs trə fi, ˈmɒn əˌstroʊf /
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a poem in which all the strophes or stanzas are of the same metrical form.
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British Dictionary definitions for monostrophe
/ (mɒˈnɒstrəfɪ, ˈmɒnəˌstrəʊf) /
a poem in which all the stanzas or strophes are written in the same metre
Derived forms of monostrophemonostrophic (ˌmɒnəˈstrɒfɪk), adjective
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