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poetry

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Etymology

From Ancient Greek ποιέω (poieō), I make, do).

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
poetry

Plural
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poetry (-)
  1. The class of literature comprising poems.
  2. Composition in verse or language exhibiting conscious attention to patterns.

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