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poetry

  

      n  
1    literature in metrical form; verse  
2    the art or craft of writing verse  
3    poetic qualities, spirit, or feeling in anything  
4    anything resembling poetry in rhythm, beauty, etc.  
     (C14: from Medieval Latin poetria, from Latin poeta poet)  


concrete poetry  
      n   poetry in which the visual form of the poem is used to convey meaning  
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poetry

  
  
metrical composition, poems, poesy     (archaic)   rhyme, rhyming, verse  

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n.
An avant-garde, experimental and encyclopaedism-focused poetry group founded by Chinese epic poet Yin Xiaoyuan
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