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poesy

  

      n   pl   , -sies  
1       an archaic word for       poetry  
2    Poetic   the art of writing poetry  
3    Archaic or poetic   a poem or verse, esp. one used as a motto  
     (C14: via Old French from Latin poesis, from Greek, from poiesis poetic art, creativity, from poiein to make)  
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posey, posy, phoresy, Poe

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