strophic

[ strof-ik, stroh-fik ]
/ ˈstrɒf ɪk, ˈstroʊ fɪk /

adjective

Also stroph·i·cal. consisting of, pertaining to, or characterized by a strophe or strophes.
Music. (of a song) having the same music for each successive stanza.

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Origin of strophic

First recorded in 1840–50; stroph(e) + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM strophic

stroph·i·cal·ly, adverbnon·stroph·ic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for strophic

strophic

less commonly strophical

/ (ˈstrɒfɪk, ˈstrəʊ-) /

adjective

of, relating to, or employing a strophe or strophes
(of a song) having identical or related music in each verseCompare through-composed
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