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poem

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In the game of life it's a good idea to have a few early losses, which relieves you of the pressure of trying to maintain an undefeated season.
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From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] poēma < Ancient Greek ποίημα < ποιέω.

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Noun

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poem

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  1. a literary piece written in verse
  2. a piece of writing in the tradition of poetry, an instance of poetry
  3. a piece of poetic writing, that is with an intensity or depth of expression or inspiration greater than is usual in prose

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Swedish

Noun

poem n.

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Nominative poem poemet poem poemen
Genitive poems poemets poems poemens
  1. poem

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